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Caymus Cab Special Select Napa 2010

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The new 2010 now available One of Napa Valley s Classic Cabernets 97 Points Wine Enthusiast So delicious now you can hardly keep your hands off it Blackberry tart ripe blueberry cassis milk chocolate licorice and sweet

Caymus Vineyards:
Caymus Vineyards was founded in 1972 by Charles F. (Charlie) Wagner, Lorna Belle Glos Wagner and their son Charles J. (Chuck) Wagner on the family's Rutherford property. The Wagners produced their first Cabernet Sauvignon from the 1972 vintage. Their first Special Selection - from outstanding Cabernet Sauvignon lots  - was made from the 1975 vintage. Caymus has made Napa Valley Cabe... Read more
Caymus Vineyards was founded in 1972 by Charles F. (Charlie) Wagner, Lorna Belle Glos Wagner and their son Charles J. (Chuck) Wagner on the family's Rutherford property. The Wagners produced their first Cabernet Sauvignon from the 1972 vintage. Their first Special Selection - from outstanding Cabernet Sauvignon lots  - was made from the 1975 vintage. Caymus has made Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon every year since its founding, and now focuses entirely on this variety. Read less

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06/26/2013

Five glasses


External Reviews for Caymus Cab Special Select Napa

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/01/2013

The 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection is, big, rich, voluptuous and totally sexy. Mocha, chocolate, plums, sweet spices and black cherries jump from the glass in this full-bodied, intense wine. This is one of the more immediate wines of the v... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2010 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 1500ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/04/2012

A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2010 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/04/2013

The 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection is, big, rich, voluptuous and totally sexy. Mocha, chocolate, plums, sweet spices and black cherries jump from the glass in this full-bodied, intense wine. This is one of the more immediate wines of the v... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2010 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 750ml


External Review
10/18/2012

Caymus Special Selection Cabernet Sauvignon is the only wine in the world twice honored as "Number one wine in the world" by the Wine Spectator magazine (chosen amongst approximately 10,000 wines). In addition, this wine was honored with the highest average score rating by the same magazine over the last 15 years.


External Review
02/28/2013

Opaque crimson color, intriguing nose of freshly tilled Napa vineyard soil. The presence of this wine includes fine textural components balanced by an array of flavors including; ripe cherry, dried rose petal, cacao, mocha and cassis. A seamless, rich and


External Review
01/03/2013

Opaque crimson color, intriguing nose of freshly tilled Napa vineyard soil. The presence of this wine includes fine textural components balanced by an array of flavors including; ripe cherry, dried rose petal, cacao, mocha and cassis. A seamless, rich and alluring, youthful Napa Cabernet. I find this vintage perfectly complex and balanced. This will go down in our books as a difficult year that yielded a small production of very fine wine. - Chuck Wagner, Owner and Winemaker ** Only 6 in Stock **


External Review
11/06/2013

The 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection exhibits an opaque purple color, slightly more toasty oak in the aromatics, and explosive richness on the attack, mid-palate and length. The nose is slightly more restrained than in the regular bottling, but there is no doubting the Special Selection is a cut or two above the Napa bottling when it hits the palate. Extraordinary purity of fruit, creme de cassis, licorice and incense all emerge from this full-bodied, iconic classic. It can be enjoyed now and over the next 25+ years.


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