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Etude Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 1987

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Rich and concentrated, with a dense, complex core of mint, chocolate, currant and berry. A wonderfully complex and enticing wine, impeccably balanced and long on the finish.--1987 California Cabernet horizontal. -JL Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1987 Etude Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml

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Etude Wines:
Etude Wines is dedicated to mastering the craft of winegrowing. In classical music, an etude is a composition with a technical focus that allows the musician to practice a particular technique. Similarly, Etude wines are the product of deliberate concentration on the instructive variables of the craft. The end game is not edification alone, but rather the wine itself as a source of enjoyment... Read more
Etude Wines is dedicated to mastering the craft of winegrowing. In classical music, an etude is a composition with a technical focus that allows the musician to practice a particular technique. Similarly, Etude wines are the product of deliberate concentration on the instructive variables of the craft. The end game is not edification alone, but rather the wine itself as a source of enjoyment. Chopin piano etudes are notoriously difficult but sublimely beautiful… this is an example of the practicing craft transformed to art. Founder and self described winegrower Tony Soter puts it this way: “There’s no better vehicle with which to study or practice the craft of winemaking than Pinot Noir. It is the most challenging, unforgiving and quixotic of all wine grapes, and yet the most delicate and transparent.” “Make no mistake it is a humbling pursuit, but when it’s right, Pinot Noir is a glorious and moving thing. It is in the pursuit of that experience that we all work.” Laboring alongside Soter in this oenological quest for perfection are veteran winemaker Jon Priest and viticulturalist Franci Ashton. Together, this talented trio works to transform the very finest Carneros and Napa Valley grapes into world-class wines sought out by the most discriminating wine lovers. In addition to its widely acclaimed Carneros Pinot Noir and legendary Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Etude has also developed a loyal following for Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc and Merlot. Read less
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RiceSelect's creamy Arborio gets blended with sweet potato, coconut milk and vanilla to create this decadent cheesecake. Pairs well with Saunternes; a white dessert wine that has hints of coconut from aging in oak barrels.

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External Reviews for Etude Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

Rich and concentrated, with a dense, complex core of mint, chocolate, currant and berry. A wonderfully complex and enticing wine, impeccably balanced and long on the finish.--1987 California Cabernet horizontal. -JL Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1987 Etude Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml



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