Spottswoode – Cabernet Sauvingon 2016 – St. Helena, Napa Valley

Spottswoode – Cabernet Sauvingon 2016 – St. Helena, Napa Valley

The nose is fruity, fresh and offers a beautiful finesse of the grain, deepness. It reveals notes of ripe blackberry, ripe cassis, small notes of small wild berries associated with fine touches of cedar, violet/lilac as well as discreet hints of tobacco leaf. The palate is fruity and offers freshness, juiciness and a beautiful definition full of finesse. On the palate this wine expresses notes of juicy/ripe griotte, juicy/ripe blackberry, small notes of blackberry associated with fine touches of cornflower, small blue fruits, juicy raspberry as well as very fine touches of cedar and sens of the place. Good length. Tannins are elegant.

Note (Score): 17.25/20

Note (Score): 94-95/100

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)