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Hourglass Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2003

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"93 points Wine Enthusiast: This supple Cabernet feels gentle and soft on entry

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Hourglass:
The Hourglass vineyard is located at the "pinch" of the constricting Napa Valley, about two miles north of the town of St. Helena in the heart of the St. Helena AVA (American Viticulture Area) . In a zip code known for stellar Cabernet, its neighbors include among others, Grace Family, Colgin's Tychson Hill, the Ahern vineyard, Duckhorn, Freemark Abbey, and Vineyard 29. Terroir Hourglass is ... Read more
The Hourglass vineyard is located at the "pinch" of the constricting Napa Valley, about two miles north of the town of St. Helena in the heart of the St. Helena AVA (American Viticulture Area) . In a zip code known for stellar Cabernet, its neighbors include among others, Grace Family, Colgin's Tychson Hill, the Ahern vineyard, Duckhorn, Freemark Abbey, and Vineyard 29. Terroir Hourglass is defined by a unique convergence of topography, soil and climate factors that taken as a composite make up its extraordinary terroir The features noted below have an important impact on the growing environment and translate directly to the bottled wine. Read less

External Reviews for Hourglass Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/30/2010

After the exceptional success of the 2001 and 2002, I must confess to some disappointment with the 2003. It exhibits a good dark ruby/purple color as well as lovely floral, black currant, earth, and toasty oak characteristics, but it is short in the ... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2003 Hourglass Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


External Review
07/11/2007

Coming from winemaker Bob Foley, this small production Cabernet shows his characteristic winemaking style of ripe dark fruit concentration, sweet round tannic structure and a long velvety finish. A powerhouse of a wine. The name comes from the hourglass shape of the vineyard located in the narrowest part of Napa.



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