Got an
account?
Log In
 
 
Blankiet Proprietary Red Paradise Hills Vineyard 2008, 1.5L (WA95+) from The BPW - Merchants of rare and fine wines.

Blankiet Proprietary Red Paradise Hills Vineyard

1.5L

Vintage: 2008
Region: US
Appellation: Napa

WA95+
Rated 95+ points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `Composed of 82.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Merlot and the rest tiny dollops of Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc, the 2008 Paradise Hills Vineyard Proprietary Red has added considerable richness, weight, texture, nuance and complexity over the last year. Aromas of chocolate, espresso, blackberries, black currants and charcoal/burning embers leads to a full-bodied, expressive, rich wine that is nearly as compelling as the 2007. Dense, full-bodied and already drinkable, it should evolve for 20+ years.` -- Robert Parker in the Wine AdvocateAdditional Notes from the Wine Advocate: `Claude and Katherine Blankiet continue to make subtle changes in their winemaking at Blankiet Estate. Michel Rolland has been replaced by Denis Malbec, but superstar viticulturist David Abreu still manages this gorgeous hillside vineyard in the foothills of the Mayacamas Mountains, just behind the large estate of Dominus. The 2008s have improved dramatically since last year, which may be the result of the culling out of certain lots for their second wine called Prince of Hearts. The 2007s essentially performed as well as they did last year, and it appears to be the greatest vintage yet produced at Blankiet.`


$325.00

OUT OF STOCK
Read CellarTracker Wine Reviews

Blankiet Proprietary Red Paradise Hills Vineyard

1.5L

Vintage: 2008
Region: US
Appellation: Napa

WA95+
Rated 95+ points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `Composed of 82.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Merlot and the rest tiny dollops of Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc, the 2008 Paradise Hills Vineyard Proprietary Red has added considerable richness, weight, texture, nuance and complexity over the last year. Aromas of chocolate, espresso, blackberries, black currants and charcoal/burning embers leads to a full-bodied, expressive, rich wine that is nearly as compelling as the 2007. Dense, full-bodied and already drinkable, it should evolve for 20+ years.` -- Robert Parker in the Wine AdvocateAdditional Notes from the Wine Advocate: `Claude and Katherine Blankiet continue to make subtle changes in their winemaking at Blankiet Estate. Michel Rolland has been replaced by Denis Malbec, but superstar viticulturist David Abreu still manages this gorgeous hillside vineyard in the foothills of the Mayacamas Mountains, just behind the large estate of Dominus. The 2008s have improved dramatically since last year, which may be the result of the culling out of certain lots for their second wine called Prince of Hearts. The 2007s essentially performed as well as they did last year, and it appears to be the greatest vintage yet produced at Blankiet.`


$325.00

OUT OF STOCK
Read CellarTracker Wine Reviews





 

Similar wines from this varietal & region

This list represents wines that are very similar (for a variety of reasons) to the wine you are currently considering. They exhibit similar characteristics and share other traits (such as varietal, price, and professional ratings). There are some very cool things here - take a look - and as always feel free to contact us directly for questions!

Similar wines from this varietal & region

This list represents wines that are very similar (for a variety of reasons) to the wine you are currently considering. They exhibit similar characteristics and share other traits (such as varietal, price, and professional ratings). There are some very cool things here - take a look - and as always feel free to contact us directly for questions!

SHOW MORE
B.R. Cohn Cabernet Sauvignon Olive Hill Vineyard -- 2009 (5) $49.95  
Bond Quella -- 2008 1.5L (1) JS93, WA93, WS94 $525.00  
Rivers Marie Cabernet Sauvignon Roberto Corona Vineyard -- 2009 750mL (1) WA93, WS93 $119.00  
Bonny`s Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley -- 2003 750mL (2) $105.00  
Jack Nicklaus Proprietary Red Golden Bear Reserve -- 2010 1.5L (47) $199.00  
Buena Vista Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve -- 2000 750mL (1) $50.00  
Colgin Proprietary Red IX Estate -- 2011 (6) AG95+, ST94+ $499.00  
Schrader Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard RBS -- 2011 750mL (1) AG93, WA91 $249.00  
Parry Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Saint Helena -- 2004 750mL (3) $35.00  
Kapcsandy Family Winery Proprietary Red Endre -- 2010 750ml (6) WA94 $74.95 * 
Abreu Cabernet Sauvignon Madrona Ranch -- 2009 750mL (1) WA97 $345.00  
Robert Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley -- 2006 750mL (3) WA90 $25.00  
Squirt Gun Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley -- 2011 (9) $27.50  
Araujo Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Eisele Vineyard -- 2005 750mL (1) WA98 $275.00  
Bremer Family Proprietary Red Austintatious -- 2005 750mL (2) $55.00  
Bond Pluribus -- 2008 1.5L (1) WA95, ST94+, WS93 $625.00  
Abreu Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain -- 2008 750mL (3) WA96+ $375.00  
St. Supery Cabernet Sauvignon Dollarhide Ranch -- 2001 750mL (1)  swisl $55.00  
Araujo Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Altagracia -- 2011 750ml (20) AG92 $124.95  
Silver Oak Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley -- 2001 750mL (1) WA90  sbsl, OWC $95.00  
 

Got an
account?
Log In