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Cakebread Cabernet Sauvignon 2014


SKU 532


You can buy Cakebread Cellars Cabernet online from Vine Republic. This Cabernet Sauvignon has an alluring aroma of dark cherry, boysenberry and black currant complemented by dark chocolate and toasted oak. A 2012 vintage, this Napa Valley classic is rich and lush on the palate with cassis, blackberry and fig flavors. The fruit, dark chocolate and wood spices are also featured in the long finish along with fine tannins. This Cab can be classified as seductive after only a few years — imagine what you’ll have in store if you add it to your wine rack and let it evolve over the next decade!

Our 2012 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon boasts alluring, complex aromas of dense dark cherry, boysenberry and blackcurrant fruit supplemented by enticing toasted oak and dark chocolate scents. Rich and lush on the palate with deeply concentrated cassis, blackberry and black fig flavors, the wine culminates in a remarkably long finish showcasing ripe fruit, dark chocolate and wood spice tones framed by finely grained tannins. Seductive now for its luscious fruit, this classic Napa Valley cabernet will evolve beautifully in bottle over the next 7-10 years.
Category Red Wine
Country California
Region Napa Valley
Brand Cakebread
  • wa89

Wine AdvocateThe generic Napa 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon is a blend of 87% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Cabernet Franc and the rest Merlot and Petit Verdot, aged 18 months in about 59% new French oak. The wine is deep ruby, round and juicy with plenty of blackcurrant fruit, licorice and cherries. It is medium-bodied, soft, round and ideal for drinking over the next 10-15 years.

Robert Parker, December 2016
  • ws88

Wine SpectatorOffers a tight, savory mix of red berry, loamy earth, cedar, sage and tobacco flavors, ending with integrated, fine-grained tannins and a clipped finish. Best from 2019 through 2029. 25,000 cases made.

James Laube, 2017