Californian Cabernet 2010: panel tasting results

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A fresh, elegant and charming Californian Cabernet vintage that should have fans of Bordeaux rushing to their merchants - if only the wines were more readily available and affordable. See the top 45 wines including 4 recommended Outstanding here...
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California Cabernet 2010, Stags’ Leap Winery The Leap Cabernet Sauvignon Stags Leap District Napa Valley
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Stags’ Leap Winery, The Leap Cabernet Sauvignon, Stags Leap District, Napa Valley

Stags’ Leap Winery, The Leap Cabernet Sauvignon, Stags Leap District, Napa Valley
Decanter average score: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Stephen Brook 17.75 Pierre Mansour 17.5 Angela Mount 18
Perfumed, stylish nose with real typicity. Fresh attack, sleek, silky and concentrated, with refined tannins and a good acidic lift. Firm finish but supported with good length of flavour.
Price: N/A UK stagsleap.com
Drink 2014–2030
Alc 14.1%