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Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection United States California Napa County Napa Valley Red 1991

Winemaker's Notes:

Healthy dark color, wonderful youthful vitality. Rich mocha, chocolate, black cherry and spice flavors, elegant and polished, with softening tannins and dusty, cedary oak adding dimension. Excellent balance.--'81/?91 California Cabernet retrospective. Drink now through 2009.

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

External Reviews for Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection United States California Napa County Napa Valley Red

External Review
Source: Luxurious Drinks
08/18/2012

Luxurious Drinks offers you: Wine - red - 1991 - Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection - USA - Region: California - Apellation: Napa Valley - Cabernet Sauvignon - 750 ml.


External Review
Source: WineGlobe.com
02/04/2009

"?made from fruit from the Caymus Vineyard...100% Cabernet?from a dry farmed 15 acre parcel on the 73 acre vineyard ? where the vine will conserve energy to focus on the fruit, not the foliage?A wine aged for 30 months in French Oak?3,500 cases


External Review
Source: WineGlobe.com
01/29/2009

"Healthy dark color, wonderful youthful vitality. Rich mocha, chocolate, black cherry and spice flavors, elegant and polished, with softening tannins and dusty, cedary oak adding dimension. Excellent balance.--'81/?91 California Cabernet


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

Healthy dark color, wonderful youthful vitality. Rich mocha, chocolate, black cherry and spice flavors, elegant and polished, with softening tannins and dusty, cedary oak adding dimension. Excellent balance.--81/91 California Cabernet retrospective... Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1991 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 3000ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

Healthy dark color wonderful youthful vitality. Rich mocha chocolate black cherry and spice flavors elegant and polished with softening tannins and dusty cedary oak adding dimension. Excellent balance.-- 81/ 91 California Cabernet retrospective. Drink now through 2009. 2 000 cases made. -JL Wine Spectator.


External Review
Source: Luxurious Drinks
09/26/2013

Red wine - 1991 - Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection - USA - Region: California - Apellation: Napa Valley - Cabernet Sauvignon - 750 ml.



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Healthy dark color, wonderful youthful vitality. Rich mocha, chocolate, black cherry and spice flavors, elegant and polished, with softening tannins and dusty, cedary oak adding dimension. Excellent balance.--'81/?91 California Cabernet retrospective. Drink now through 2009.

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