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Caymus Vineyards Special Select Premier Cabernet Sauvignon Napa 1995
93 points Wine Spectator: Sleek and well-structured, with a braid of exotic smoke, currant, green olive and herbal flavors that drape together nicely, holding a tight focus and showing how ripe, supple tannins can integrate without dominating. Finishes with a dash of mocha and spice.--1995 California Cabernet retrospective. Drink now through 2010. 2,000 cases made.
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1995 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection - USA - Region: California - Apellation: Napa Valley - Cabernet Sauvignon - 750 ml
The 1995 boasts a dark ruby/purple color as well as an attractive bouquet with lavish quantities of toasty new oak and black currants. There is moderate tannin, good purity, and an open-knit, sexy style. If the wine had not fallen a bit short on the mid-palate, it would have merited an even higher score. It should drink well for 10-15 years. Based on the fame of this winery and the price of the wine, one would expect this Cabernet to compete with Colgin, Bryant Family Vineyards, Screaming Eagle, Araujo, and Harlan Estate. It does not. Nevertheless, it is an outstanding Cabernet Sauvignon.
Wow. This '95 Special Selection is a classic. Amazingly complex, it displays a wide range of flavors--including currant, wild berry, herb, sage, coffee and tobacco--gains in nuance, delicacy, elegance and finesse, and unveils pretty oak shadings on t... Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1995 Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 1500ml
Wow. This 95 Special Selection is a classic. Amazingly complex it displays a wide range of flavors--including currant wild berry herb sage coffee and tobacco--gains in nuance delicacy elegance and finesse and unveils pretty oak shadings on the finish... Wine Spectator.
...an attractive bouquet with lavish quantities of toasty new oak and black currants. There is moderate tannin good purity and an open-knit sexy style. If the wine had not fallen a bit short on the mid-palate it would have merited an even higher score... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate.
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