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Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Wine Review

Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $108.95

Drink: 2018-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Caymus

Agent: Rogers & Company

More Vintages: 2019  2014  2012  2010  2009 

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HWY 11 NORTH & HWY 17 WEST143 Add
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Reviews and Ratings

BJ Oudman rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

The first bottle went down far too quickly-lucky there was a second to savour with the rack of lamb on our plates. Lots of fruit on the nose, followed by a smooth, rich inkiness on the palate. Short finish and not as complex as some cabs, but expect that might develop with more time in the bottle, so if one lives in your cellar, leave it be a few more years.
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

A burst of black fruit aromas, the essence of perfect summer berries. Sweet, ripe blackberry flavors with an undertone of mocha and toasted oak. Balancing acidity and a fine, chalky texture carry the wine through to an exceptionally long finish, with no falling off of the rich fruit flavors. From first sip to last, nothing is missing as the wine crosses the palate.

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Une explosion d’arômes de fruits noirs, l’essence des baies d’été parfaites. Saveurs de mures sucrées et mures avec un fond de moka et de chene rôti. L’équilibre d’acidité et de texture crayeuse fine transporte le vin jusqu’r un f

Source: NB Magasin d'Alcool
The 2012 vintage for Caymus marks the 40the anniversary of producing this Californian red wine. Chuck Wagner is both the owner and winemaker. - Community Wine Reviews

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