Duckhorn Vineyards – Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 – Howell Mountain, Napa Valley

Duckhorn Vineyards – Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 – Howell Mountain, Napa Valley

The nose is aromatic and offers a fine power, a fine grain and a small density. It reveals notes of cassis, small black berries and small notes of violet associated with fine touches of violet, zan and discreet hints of tobacco. The mouth is fruity, well-balanced and offers suavity as well as a mineral frame. In the mouth this wine expresses notes of fleshy/juicy cassis, fleshy/juicy blackberry and small notes of wild raspberry associated with touches of small berries, liquorice stick as well as very discreet hints of violet, sens of the place and liquorice. Good length.

Note (Score): 16.25+/20

Note (Score): 93/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 01/2020

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)