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Nickel & Nickel Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain Vogt Vineyard 2005

Member Review by oxygin21:

One of my favorite Howell Mountain Cabs... Huge berry fruit, very dark, tight right now, but has huge potential. Loved it.

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Nickel & Nickel:
Established in 1997 by the partners of Far Niente, Nickel & Nickel is based on a philosophy of producing 100 percent varietal, single-vineyard wines that best express the distinct personality of each vineyard. It is from some of the most coveted vineyards in the Napa and Sonoma valleys that the Nickel & Nickel wines are produced.

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Snooth User: oxygin21
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06/23/2009

One of my favorite Howell Mountain Cabs... Huge berry fruit, very dark, tight right now, but has huge potential. Loved it.


External Reviews for Nickel & Nickel Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain Vogt Vineyard

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Source: Shop Wine Direct
01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesDark and bold with aromas of white blossom, spice and cedar. Firm and impressive, this wine opens with jammy flavors of boysenberry and cassis with a floral essence that is almost citrusy. Layers of clove, cedar and tobacco encompassed by big, yet rounded, tannins add weight and length to the finish.


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Source: WineGlobe.com
01/29/2009

Vineyard Description:Vogt Vineyard is situated atop Howell Mountain, along the northeast edge of the Napa Valley. The 14-acre vineyard reaches from a high elevation with shallow, rocky soils, down to a lower bowl of deeper loam. The surprisingly warm




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