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4.8

Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

Alexander Valley Vineyards
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375 mL
750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionSonoma
Alcohol Level
Country
United States
SubregionAlexander Valley
Drinking Window
GrapesCabernet Sauvignon
Wine Description:
Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon is a full-bodied and intense red wine with a deep ruby core and a garnet rim. On the nose, it displays inviting aromas of cassis, blackberry, and black cherry, as well as notes of baking spices, earthy minerals, and smoky oak. On the palate, it is full-bodied and concentrated, with lush flavors of cassis, blackberry, and ripe plum, along with nuances of dried herbs, mocha, and sweet spices. The finish is long, smooth, and complex, with a touch of velvety tannins. Enjoy this wine with a grilled steak or a rich Italian pasta dish.
Pros:
  • Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon is a deep, complex wine with layers of dark cherry, blackberry, leather, tobacco, and cedar aromas. On the palate, the wine is full-bodied and supple, with intense fruit flavors, hints of mineral and mocha, and a long, lingering finish
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Cons:
  • Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon can be a bit tannic and astringent, and can also be quite expensive
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User Rating:

4.0
Regularly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

4.8

Wine Expert Note:

Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon is a bold and robust expression of the classic Napa Valley varietal. This full-bodied red wine has aromas of black cherry and cassis, along with subtle hints of earth and spice. The palate is rich and velvety, with layers of dark fruit and warm baking spice. The finish is long and lingering, with a pleasant balance of ripe tannins and oak. Enjoy this well-structured Cabernet Sauvignon with a hearty meal.
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