2005 Sloan - Asterisk 750ml

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2005 Sloan - Asterisk

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Reviews For This Wine


 
Score: 92
Author: Lellman2
Trust Rating: 90
Tasted On: 11/27/2012
Drank for Thanksgiving. Fantastic wine.

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More Vintages and Sizes of Sloan - Asterisk:

2010 (750ml)
2009 (750ml)
2004 (750ml)
2003 (750ml)

About This Producer


Location alone is enough to draw attention to this wine - the vineyards are perched upon a picturesque hill above the renowned Auberge du Soleil - but the added value of having David Abreu plant the vineyards and Mark Aubert as the founding winemaker ties it all together into a package destined for stardom. The inaugural vintage, 2000, came out in 2004, with huge concentration, brilliant fruit integrity and a rich, complex character. The incredible structure of the Cabernet Sauvignon-based blend comes from the balanced integration of the exquisite 100% Rutherford estate fruit and the obsessive attention to detail in the vineyard and cellar. Martha McClellan is current winemaker, under whose guidance Sloan continues in the young tradition that earned it a 100-point score from Robert Parker for the 2002 vintage.

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