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Stags' Leap Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 1988

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Smooth and polished in texture, with complex currant, coffee, cedar and herbal notes. Well balanced and well focused, with a complex, lingering aftertaste and integrated tannins.--1988 California Cabernet retrospective. Drink now through 2004. R... Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1988 Stags Leap Wine Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon S.L.V. 750ml

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Stags' Leap Winery:
A fashionable country resort in the mid-twentieth century, popular with Hollywood due to its 1892 stone Manor House and historic gardens, legends of bootleggers and gangsters, ghosts and gypsies, Stags’ Leap has been home to three major family groups up through the modern revitalization of the winery that began in the 1970s. Stags Leap Manor, as it was called in the 1920s, was known as one of ... Read more
A fashionable country resort in the mid-twentieth century, popular with Hollywood due to its 1892 stone Manor House and historic gardens, legends of bootleggers and gangsters, ghosts and gypsies, Stags’ Leap has been home to three major family groups up through the modern revitalization of the winery that began in the 1970s. Stags Leap Manor, as it was called in the 1920s, was known as one of the prominent country retreats in the Napa Valley at a time when resort and spa business was big. In addition to lodging and dining, amenities included lawn tennis, swimming, horseback riding, children’s activities, golf, music, cards, a library, and Napa Valley wines and liquors (prior to and after Prohibition). Read less

External Reviews for Stags' Leap Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/09/2012

Smooth and polished in texture, with complex currant, coffee, cedar and herbal notes. Well balanced and well focused, with a complex, lingering aftertaste and integrated tannins.--1988 California Cabernet retrospective. Drink now through 2004. R... Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1988 Stags Leap Wine Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon S.L.V. 750ml




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