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Anakota Cabernet Sauvignon Knights Valley Helena Montana Vineyard 2008

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

The estates 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon Helena Montana Vineyard wraps around the palate with serious depth in its purple fruit grilled savory herbs licorice mint and white flowers. A rich powerful wine the 2008 impresses for its totally expressive layered personality. At the same time firm mountain tannins support the finish and add compelling vibrancy. This dark brooding beauty is a bit of a brute today but there is plenty of intensity and more than enough balance to make me think the wine will be delicious in another few years. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2020. -Antonio Galloni Robert Parkers Wine Advocate.

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Anakota:
Sourced exclusively from Estate-owned Knights Valley vineyards, Anakota is a collection of single vineyard, single varietal Knights Valley Cabernet Sauvignon wines that exemplify the rustic elegance and spirit of Sonoma County’s Mount St. Helena. Situated in the flanks and foothills of Mount St. Helena, both mountain vineyards are brought to life as stressed vines struggle with rocky soils and ... Read more
Sourced exclusively from Estate-owned Knights Valley vineyards, Anakota is a collection of single vineyard, single varietal Knights Valley Cabernet Sauvignon wines that exemplify the rustic elegance and spirit of Sonoma County’s Mount St. Helena. Situated in the flanks and foothills of Mount St. Helena, both mountain vineyards are brought to life as stressed vines struggle with rocky soils and challenging climatic conditions to create small, intensely flavored berries. Read less

External Reviews for Anakota Cabernet Sauvignon Knights Valley Helena Montana Vineyard

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/14/2013

The estates 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon Helena Montana Vineyard wraps around the palate with serious depth in its purple fruit grilled savory herbs licorice mint and white flowers. A rich powerful wine the 2008 impresses for its totally expressive layered personality. At the same time firm mountain tannins support the finish and add compelling vibrancy. This dark brooding beauty is a bit of a brute today but there is plenty of intensity and more than enough balance to make me think the wine will be delicious in another few years. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2020. -Antonio Galloni Robert Parkers Wine Advocate.



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