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Dunn Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 1998

Winemaker's Notes:

USA Red 3-6 week arrival

Dunn Vineyards:
Dunn Vineyards produces two labels, Howell Mountain and Napa Valley. Both wines are one hundred percent cabernet sauvignon. We produce around 2500 cases of Howell Mountain and about 1500 cases of Napa Valley. The Howell Mountain wines consist of one hundred percent Howell Mountain fruit. The Napa Valley wines include up to 15% Napa Valley floor fruit with the remainder of the fruit coming fr... Read more
Dunn Vineyards produces two labels, Howell Mountain and Napa Valley. Both wines are one hundred percent cabernet sauvignon. We produce around 2500 cases of Howell Mountain and about 1500 cases of Napa Valley. The Howell Mountain wines consist of one hundred percent Howell Mountain fruit. The Napa Valley wines include up to 15% Napa Valley floor fruit with the remainder of the fruit coming from Howell Mountain. This floor fruit contributes to the wine's softer approach, even though the wines usually can be laid down for 15+ years. Read less

External Reviews for Dunn Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
07/21/2012

Dunns normal policy is to select the Napa Cabernet Sauvignon from his barrels right before bottling. Hence what I tasted was a trial blend of this wine. This year produced extremely small crops characterized by extremely cool growing seasons as well... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1998 Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain 1500ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/25/2011

Bright ruby-red. Aromas of cassis, licorice, graphite and game. Dense, supple and rich in extract; juicy flavors of cassis and licorice. Offers impressive texture for the vintage, but comes across as distinctly less sweet than the Howell Mountain bot... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1998 Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 750ml



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