Diamond Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Diamond Mountain Gravelly Meadow 1978

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Last Tasted 12/91 One of the most impressive wines I have ever tasted from this tiny winery in northern Napa Valley, the 1978 Volcanic Hill Caberne... Read more

Remains a dense, chewy, richly flavored wine, packed with earthy, leathery currant, spice and mineral flavors. Lingers long, with the kind of finis... Read more

...showing plenty of richness and flavor, with earthy currant, mineral, herb, sage and spice notes. Aging well and appears to have the concentratio... Read more

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/25/2009

Last Tasted 12/91 One of the most impressive wines I have ever tasted from this tiny winery in northern Napa Valley, the 1978 Volcanic Hill Cabernet Sauvignon reveals an opaque ruby/purple color th... Robert Parker. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1978 Diamond Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Volcanic Hill 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/17/2009

Remains a dense, chewy, richly flavored wine, packed with earthy, leathery currant, spice and mineral flavors. Lingers long, with the kind of finish that suggests it could go another three, five, maybe 10 years with ease.--1978 California Cabernet re... Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1978 Diamond Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Volcanic Hill 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
07/10/2010

...showing plenty of richness and flavor, with earthy currant, mineral, herb, sage and spice notes. Aging well and appears to have the concentration to go another five to 10 years... Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1978 Diamond Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Gravelly Meadow 1500ml


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