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Spottswoode Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2002

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

The 2002 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate's preliminary blend, which may be tweaked slightly before bottling, is 98% Cabernet Sauvignon and 2% Cabernet Franc. A brilliant effort that is aged in 70% new French oak, it reveals a dense blue/purple color a... Robert Parker. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2002 Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml

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Spottswoode Winery:
Spottswoode is a family-owned historic vineyard and winery renowned for its exceptional Cabernet Sauvignon. Established in 1882 by George Schonewald, the estate is distinguished by the historic Victorian home depicted on the Spottswoode label. Spottswoode was christened by Mrs. Albert Spotts, who owned the property from 1910 until its purchase in 1972 by Mary Weber Novak and her late husband, D... Read more
Spottswoode is a family-owned historic vineyard and winery renowned for its exceptional Cabernet Sauvignon. Established in 1882 by George Schonewald, the estate is distinguished by the historic Victorian home depicted on the Spottswoode label. Spottswoode was christened by Mrs. Albert Spotts, who owned the property from 1910 until its purchase in 1972 by Mary Weber Novak and her late husband, Dr. Jack Novak. The first Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon was produced in 1982, exactly one hundred years after the estate’s founding. Today, two of Mary’s daughters, Beth and Lindy, work for the family winery that each year releases four very special wines: the Spottswoode Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, Spottswoode Sauvignon Blanc, Lyndenhurst Cabernet Sauvignon and the recently-introduced Field Book Rhone. The Novak family is committed to producing wines that faithfully reflect their grape origins. Each Spottswoode wine is known for its refined elegance, balance, and classic structure. Dedicated stewards of their property, the Novaks have farmed organically since 1985 and have pioneered the restoration of their local watershed. Read less

External Reviews for Spottswoode Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
12/23/2009

The 2002 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate's preliminary blend, which may be tweaked slightly before bottling, is 98% Cabernet Sauvignon and 2% Cabernet Franc. A brilliant effort that is aged in 70% new French oak, it reveals a dense blue/purple color a... Robert Parker. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2002 Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml


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

The 2002 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate's preliminary blend, which may be tweaked slightly before bottling, is 98% Cabernet Sauvignon and 2% Cabernet Franc. A brilliant effort that is aged in 70% new French oak, it reveals a dense blue/purple color a... Robert Parker. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2002 Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon 1500ml




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