2006 Screaming Eagle, Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley

Press and Tasting Notes

[95 pts Robert Parker] A blend of 83% Cabernet Sauvignon and 17% Merlot aged in 75% new oak, the 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon is more monolithic than its older sibling (of course, it has not been in bottle as long). Full-bodied, muscular, and dense, it displays a note of black currants, but it reveals a drier, more austere, masculine mouthfeel. Every ... Read More »

Region

California

The largest domestic wine growing region in the United States is by far California.  California wines took international recognition in the 1976 competition known as "The Judgement Of Paris."  In this famous blind tasting, California wines were pu ... Read More »