2001 Tor - Cabernet Sauvignon West Block (Clone 4) 750ml

USA - California - Napa - Rutherford/ Red / Cabernet Sauvignon   |     Watch

IWC 92   WA 93   WS 93  
2001 Tor - Cabernet Sauvignon West Block (Clone 4) Front View

Buy It Now

Starting at  $79.95

Sold by Vinfolio:
1  In warehouse/Ships in 24 hours
Price per bottle: $79.95
Qty:

You can also bid on this wine. Contact us to learn how.

Professional Reviews For This Wine


International Wine Cellar | Rating: 92

($62) Good full red-ruby. Mellow aromas of black raspberry, game, smoke and truffle. Sweeter, fatter and lusher than the Clone 4, with an impressively plump middle and very good depth. A mineral note contributes firmness and nuance. Accessible already, but structured to age for a decade or more.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 114

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio


Wine Advocate | Rating: 93

Denser, richer and even fuller-bodied, the deep ruby/purple-tinged 2001 Cabernet Sauvignon West Block reveals more black fruits along with incense, fruitcake and earthy notes. Give it another 1-2 years of cellaring and consume it over the following 10-12 years.

Drink Dates: 2012-2024
Author: Robert Parker
Issue: 195

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio


Wine Spectator | Rating: 93

Dense and chewy, sturdy, with mineral, loamy earth, graphite and underbrush. Muscle-bound and engaging, chunky yet pleasing. Tannins have a strong presence. 2001 California Cabernet blind retrospective (June 2011). Drink now through 2017. 200 cases made.

Drink Dates: 2011-2017
Author: James Laube


Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

  The Vinfolio Difference  

Since its founding in 2003, Vinfolio has brought the rarest and highest-quality wines to the the collector market. Located in San Francisco and Napa, we are a company of wine experts who understand and value the importance of wine provenance. Our premium supplier relationships and first-in-class technology help us protect your wine from sourcing through shipping with extraordinary care that only we can provide. Don't trust your fine wine with anything less!

Learn More

About This Producer


Former Beringer Executive Tor Kenward launched his brand in the early 2000s and soon tapped Jeff Ames, the German-born, Memphis-raised protege of Thomas Brown to be his winemaker. Concentrating on red Rhone varieties (bottled under his Rock label) as well as Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay (under TOR) from single vineyard sites, the wines have swiftly gained critically high acclaim. Production for any one wine rarely exceeds 200 cases.

Recommended For You

Loading, please wait...
 

Get early access to new arrivals and special offers