|Winery:||Corte Riva Vineyards|
|Region:||USA » California » Napa » St. Helena|
Corte Riva Vineyards
Varietals Produced by Corte Riva Vineyards View all
History of the grape: Viognier is thought to be an indigenous grape of Croatia that was brought to the Rhone in Franc...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
Corte Riva Vineyards on Snooth
May 29, 2011
One of the best cabernet savignon.....proud to be pinoy
May 19, 2010
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Nose of espresso roast, plum and black cherry. Big and chunky, fleshy and hedonistic merlot. Big and bold and heavy, but nicely complex and deep. It's got that signature Pride Mountain style power and texture. Very good!- Tasted at Marché Bacchus 5/8/10 Read More
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I found this a very odd cab. More akin to a smoky southern Rhone wine. It had a very toasted quality which I think overpowered the cab qualities. Wasn't for me, but a lot of people at the tasting were really enjoying it. Marche Bacchus in Las Vegas has it for a bargain price of $29. Read More
Very silky mouthfeel, lots of black fruit and oak. Not quite as complex as I would have liked. Read More
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