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Ghost Block Cabernet Sauvignon Yountville Single Vineyard 2009

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

This is tough-edged, earthy and chewy, revealing a dense core of extracted dark berry, plum and roasted herb flavors. Needs time, but has much to admire. Best from 2014 through 2028. -JL Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2009 Ghost Block Cabernet Sauvignon Single Vineyard 750ml

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Ghost Block:
Bonded Winery #9 has 635 planted vineyard acres and the property is the ninth largest planted acreage in Napa County. The Company is committed to growing grapes without the use of chemicals. Certified by the California Certified Organic Farmers, Bonded Winery #9 uses organic vineyard management techniques. Selective leaf and shoot removal reduces fungus and mildew pressure. Cover crops like o... Read more
Bonded Winery #9 has 635 planted vineyard acres and the property is the ninth largest planted acreage in Napa County. The Company is committed to growing grapes without the use of chemicals. Certified by the California Certified Organic Farmers, Bonded Winery #9 uses organic vineyard management techniques. Selective leaf and shoot removal reduces fungus and mildew pressure. Cover crops like oats, peas, mustard and vetch, are planted between rows to naturally inhibit soil erosion, reduce dust, restore nutrients and encourage microbiological activity. Even grape skins and stems are composted after harvest and added back to the soil, replenishing nitrogen and potassium and increasing microbiological activity. The 635 vineyard acres are divided between Oakville (35%) and Yountville (65%), two distinguished appellations within Napa Valley. Within the vineyards are several distinctive blocks, each having a specific name. These vineyard names began making their debuts on prestigious wine labels in the late 1990’s. Read less

External Reviews for Ghost Block Cabernet Sauvignon Yountville Single Vineyard

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
08/21/2012

This is tough-edged, earthy and chewy, revealing a dense core of extracted dark berry, plum and roasted herb flavors. Needs time, but has much to admire. Best from 2014 through 2028. -JL Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2009 Ghost Block Cabernet Sauvignon Single Vineyard 750ml


External Review
Source: NapaCabs.com
02/09/2013

From Rob Lawson of Mirror fame, Ghost Block Single Vineyard Cabernet is a full bodied, structured effort with a wealth of dark berry fruit character, firm tannins, and a finish that sails on.



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