2006 Snowden - Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve 750ml

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2006 Snowden - Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve
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International Wine Cellar | 93

($75) Dark ruby. Currant, minerals, dark chocolate, tobacco, loam, smoke, roast coffee and spicebox scents on the complex nose. Lush, concentrated and broad, with a seamless texture and a captivating restrained sweetness. A wine with serious stuffing, and a step up in intensity and suavity from the Ranch bottling. Finishes very long, with slowly mounting flavors and sweet tannins.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 144

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Wine Advocate | 95

The prodigious 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve (75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Merlot, 8+% Petit Verdot, and about 5% Cabernet Franc) reveals aromas of flowers, espresso roast, blackberries, and creme de cassis. This exuberant, rich, full-bodied Cabernet coats the palate, but is neither heavy nor overbearing. Sweet, substantial, well-integrated tannins along with decent acidity, and a stunningly long, 50-second finish make for a compelling glass of young, but promising Cabernet Sauvignon. This 2006 should hit its peak in 3-5 years, and last for 25 or more..

Drink Dates: 2011-2036
Author: Robert Parker
Issue: 180

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Wine Spectator | 94

A touch earthy at first, but the flavors build and expand, with a medley of herb and mineral joined by dry currant, cedar and spice. Very Pauillac-like in its structure, balance and restraint. Keeps getting better with every sip.

Drink Dates: 2010-2017
Author: James Laube


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Score: 93
Author: DartAdam
Trust Rating: 100
Tasted On: 10/17/2012
Drink Dates: 2012-2017
This was a big round cab bomb. Lots of fruit and deep rich flavor. No mistaking this for anything other than a big napa cab. Nice intensity and finish. This is nice juice. I prefer the 06 to some other more highly rated years from Snowden.

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Score: 92
Author: Bud2123
Trust Rating: 95
Tasted On: 10/13/2011

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Score: 92
Author: Sammi K
Trust Rating: 99
Tasted On: 07/10/2010
Drink Dates: 2009-2015
Medium rim and long legs, intense nose of plum, cassis and blackberry with a hint of pepper. Medium body - cassis, violet and vanilla with a nice round finish of cocoa.

1 of 1 people found this review useful.

Score: 92
Author: gjsantoro
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 05/31/2010

0 of 1 people found this review useful.

Score: 92
Author: Vinocholic
Trust Rating: 89
Tasted On: 01/08/2010

0 of 1 people found this review useful.

More Vintages and Sizes of Snowden - Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve:

2009 (750ml)
2007 (750ml)

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