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1998 Chimney Rock Winery Cabernet Sauvignon, Stags Leap District

Producer: Chimney Rock Winery
Vintage: 1998
Grape variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
Origin: United States, California, Napa Valley
Appellation: Stags Leap District
Date tasted: 14 January 2004
Price when tasted: US$45.00

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Tasting notes

14/01/2004

<li> delicious black fruit, great complexity <li> can be drunk in 2-3 years <br /><br /> Blended with 14% Merlot and 9% Cabernet Franc, Chimney Rock's 98 Cabernet is the winery's finest in its history. It is also the essence of the Stag's Leap region,

01/12/2001

The essence of the Stag's Leap region, oozing lovely blackberry, cherry, and clove-spice character. Ageing in French oak (50% new) took this one to the next level of complexity, and the oak sticks out just a little now. It should all come together in 2-3

<li> delicious black fruit, great complexity <li> can be drunk in 2-3 years <br /><br /> Blended with 14% Merlot and 9% Cabernet Franc, Chimney Rock's 98 Cabernet is the winery's finest in its history. It is also the essence of the Stag's Leap region,

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