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Snowden Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2001

Member Review by cgplayer9:

Drinkable but past its prime. Some fruit, but flavors indistinct; hints of meatiness. Some acid, very soft tannins. This wine was purchased on eBay, so provenance is questionable.

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Snowden Vineyards:
For three generations our family has been farming red wine grapes on our ranch located on the eastern slope of the Napa Valley overlooking the towns of Rutherford and St. Helena. Our property is in the heartland of vineyards of distinction and character; it touches both the Rutherford and St. Helena appellations, and the Howell Mountain appellation is a few hundred yards away. The vineyards are... Read more
For three generations our family has been farming red wine grapes on our ranch located on the eastern slope of the Napa Valley overlooking the towns of Rutherford and St. Helena. Our property is in the heartland of vineyards of distinction and character; it touches both the Rutherford and St. Helena appellations, and the Howell Mountain appellation is a few hundred yards away. The vineyards are planted well above the valley floor, protecting them from temperature extremes, on well-drained perlite soils. The wines from this exceptional site are layered, powerful and harmonious. For fifty years we, the Snowdens, have been stewards of this vineyard. Read less

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Snooth User: cgplayer9
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07/14/2012

Drinkable but past its prime. Some fruit, but flavors indistinct; hints of meatiness. Some acid, very soft tannins. This wine was purchased on eBay, so provenance is questionable.




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