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1999 Deerfield Ranch - DRX

UNITED STATES / CALIFORNIA /
  • 83 WS
  • Variety
    Proprietary Blend

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SKU: 71864-1999-750-3A
  • Wine Spectator | Rating: 83

    No bang for the buck here, with simple berry flavors framed by modest tannin and plenty of cedary oak. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Drink now through 2006. 1,300 cases made.
    Author: James Laube
  • Self | Rating: 90

    Author: matthewkeiser

California is the heartland of wine production in the US, and the state that brought prestige to American wine thanks to the pioneers who built early wineries like Staglin, Beringer, Ridge, Mayacamas and Chateau Montelena in the 1800s. Its large geographic area ensures a great diversity in growing sites, varieties grown, and quality levels. Generalizations about the state's wines have numerous exceptions; however, a few key facts generally hold true—ample sunshine, dry weather during the growing season, and moderate winters prevail. Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon continue to dominate the state's production—albeit in continually smaller percentages, as growers continue to diversify. More than 100 different varieties can be found throughout the state.

Collector Data For This Wine

  • 27 bottles owned
  • 10 collectors
  • Average collector rating: 90
    (Out of 10 collectors)