- Show All (19)
Add a vintage
The 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Volcanic Hill comes from 8 acres planted in the white tufa/volcanic soils that make a sha...Read more...
- There are currently no submitted critic scores.
Submit a Critic ScoreClose
Food Pairings for Diamond Creek Volcanic Hill Cabernet
The 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Volcanic Hill comes from 8 acres planted in the white tufa/volcanic soils that make a sharp contrast with the red, iron-rich soils of Red Rock Terrace and the gravel-filled soils of Gravelly Meadow. This cuvee tends to be the most explosive and richest of the Diamond Creek Cabs. The deep ruby/purple-tinged 2010 Volcanic Hill is more restrained and reserved on the nose. That restraint is unleashed in the mouth as this is the richest, fullest-bodied and most concentrated of this trio. Lots of blackberry, cassis, smoke and meaty barbecue notes can be found in this titan of a Cabernet Sauvignon. The finish is very long. Forget this 2010 for 8-10 years and drink it over the following 30+...96+" WA 10/13 "Definitely on the comeback trail, this iconic winery, which is celebrating 40+ years in Napa Valley, has a resume that includes some of the greatest wines made in Napa during its heyday in the 1970s (the 1974, 1976s and 1978s).
Shake up your party
Tonight we're drinking:
Best Wine Deals
Cabernet Sauvignon Top Lists
Nautilus Estate Pinot Noir (2010)Listed
Nobilo Icon Series Pinot Noir (2011)Listed
Stoller Pinot Noir Jv Estate (2010)Listed
Handley Pinot Noir (2010)Listed
Byron Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir (2011)Listed
Santa Barbara Winery Pinot Noir (2011)Listed
Balletto Vineyards Pinot Noir Russian River Valley (2011)Listed
Secret Santa 2013 for wine. The Reveal! The Guesses! So are we ready to find out how close we were?Replied
William Fevre Vaulorent Premier Cru Chablis (2010)Reviewed
Iberian wine discovery!Replied