Conn Creek – Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, Surber Vineyard – AVA SERIES – Calistoga, Napa Valley 

Conn Creek – Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, Surber Vineyard – AVA SERIES – Calistoga, Napa Valley 

The nose is fruity, very slightly tight and offers a small juiciness as well as a slight concentration. It reveals notes of blackberry, fleshy strawberry and small notes of sweet raspberry candy associated with touches of liquorice. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a slight acidulous frame, suavity as well as a small juiciness. On the palate this wine expresses notes of cassis, wild strawberry and small notes of wild raspberry associated with small touches of blackberry jam, acidulous redcurrants candy, licorice as well as slight hints of chocolate hints, oaky / toasted touches and very slight hints of tobacco (in the background). Tannins are fine, very slightly tight and very slightly firm. Good length.

Note (Score): 15.5/20

Note (Score): 90-91/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 05/2018

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)