Got an
account?
Log In
 
 
O`Shaughnessy Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain 2005, 750mL (WA95) from The BPW - Merchants of rare and fine wines.

O`Shaughnessy Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain

750mL

Vintage: 2005
Region: US
Appellation: Howell Mountain, Napa

WA95
Rated 95 points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `The 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain is a beauty, with dark ruby/purple color and a big sweet nose of tobacco leaf intermixed with black currant, black cherry, new saddle leather, and white chocolate. The wine is full-bodied, powerful, with superb purity, texture, and length. It`s approachable now but promises to be better in 3-4 years, and last for at least 15 or more. A I said last year, this relatively new producer is off to a flying start. Winemaker Sean Capiaux (who has his own Pinot Noir operation) seems to be doing some stunning work with this 35-acre vineyard, planted with 29 acres of Cabernet and the rest other Bordeaux varietals. There is also a small cuvee (under 1,000 cases) of Cabernet Sauvignon from Mt. Veeder. Tasting through some barrel samples of 2006 showed this to be a very fine vintage, if not up to the level of 2005 and 2004, at least at this stage in their development. Tel. (707) 965-2898; Fax (707) 965-3010` -- Tasting note by Robert Parker


$69.00

OUT OF STOCK
Read CellarTracker Wine Reviews

O`Shaughnessy Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain

750mL

Vintage: 2005
Region: US
Appellation: Howell Mountain, Napa

WA95
Rated 95 points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `The 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain is a beauty, with dark ruby/purple color and a big sweet nose of tobacco leaf intermixed with black currant, black cherry, new saddle leather, and white chocolate. The wine is full-bodied, powerful, with superb purity, texture, and length. It`s approachable now but promises to be better in 3-4 years, and last for at least 15 or more. A I said last year, this relatively new producer is off to a flying start. Winemaker Sean Capiaux (who has his own Pinot Noir operation) seems to be doing some stunning work with this 35-acre vineyard, planted with 29 acres of Cabernet and the rest other Bordeaux varietals. There is also a small cuvee (under 1,000 cases) of Cabernet Sauvignon from Mt. Veeder. Tasting through some barrel samples of 2006 showed this to be a very fine vintage, if not up to the level of 2005 and 2004, at least at this stage in their development. Tel. (707) 965-2898; Fax (707) 965-3010` -- Tasting note by Robert Parker


$69.00

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
Realm Proprietary Red The Absurd -- 2005 750mL (3) WA93, ST91, WS93  The Gardener - OWC $145.00  
Schrader Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard T6 -- 2010 750mL (1) WS96 $309.00  
Tallulah Cabernet Sauvignon MD1 -- 2010 750ml (3) $75.00  
Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select -- 2010 750mL (7) WA100, AG98  OWC $345.00  
Lail Vineyards Proprietary Red Mole Hill Cabernet Sauvignon -- 2010 (2) $239.99  
Rocca Cabernet Sauvignon Yountville -- 2003 750mL (1) WA90 $55.00  
Meyer Family Cabernet Sauvignon Fluffy Billows -- 2011 (11) $44.95  
Harlan Estate The Maiden -- 2009 750mL (3) WA93, ST92+, WS92 $189.00  
Araujo Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Altagracia -- 2011 375ml (24) AG92 $68.95  
Gemstone Proprietary Red -- 2005 1.5L (1) WA95, WS95 $275.00  
Schrader Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard CCS -- 2009 750mL (1) WA96+, WS95 $345.00  
Ruston Family Vineyards La Maestra -- 2008 1.5L (5) $85.99  
Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon One Point Five -- 2009 750mL (1) JS92-93, WA94, ST93 $65.00  
Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select -- 2003 1.5L (1) WA100 $699.00  
Realm Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard -- 2005 1.5L (1) WA95, WS96 $395.00  
Checkerboard Proprietary Red King`s Row (Cabernet) -- 2010 (14) $125.00  
Seven Stones Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley -- 2010 750mL (1) WS92 $175.00  
Chappellet Cabernet Sauvignon Signature -- 2012 1.5L (10)
In Transit: Arrives approximately September30, 2014
$110.00  
Araujo Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Eisele Vineyard -- 2002 750mL (1) WA99 $369.00  
Mueller Family Cabernet Sauvignon Diamond Mountain -- 2009 750ml (11) $79.99  
 

Got an
account?
Log In