2009 Grand Vin Cabernet Sauvignon

Kapcsandy Family Winery

97Average Score
Red
2017-2039
12x75cl
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0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace
£3,800.00
3x75cl
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0 Immediate | 3 Marketplace
£951.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
97
Drinking window
2017-2039
Critic Notes

The 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon Grand Vin opens with the most beguiling bouquet imaginable. Freshly cut flowers, mint, cinnamon and licorice all make an appearance as this vivid, beautifully delineated wine opens up in the glass. A model of total finesse and elegance, the 2009 wraps around the palate with what feels like endless layers of aromas and flavors. This totally seamless, polished Cabernet Sauvignon is virtually impossible to resist today, but it will be even better in another few years. The 2009 is 96% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Merlot and 1% Cabernet Franc. Dec 2012, www.vinous.com, Drink: 2017-2039

Score: 98-/100Antonio GalloniDrinking Window: 2017-2039

The more closed but potentially greater 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon Grand Vin State Lane Vineyard is a 480-case blend of 96% Cabernet Sauvignon and the rest Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Its dense ruby/purple color is followed by notes of licorice, creme de cassis, camphor and subtle toast. Full-bodied and concentrated, it represents 15% of the total Kapcsandy production. The wine finished with 13.7% alcohol, which in these days is relatively low, although the alcohol levels were down in 2009 through 2011 because of the cooler, less ripe years. Oct 2013, www.robertparker.com

Score: 95-/100Robert Parker
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Product details
Country
United States
Region
California
Sub-region
Napa Valley
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
14.7%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
2017-2039
Country
United States
Region
California
Sub-region
Napa Valley
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
14.7%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
2017-2039
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