Got an
account?
Log In
 
 
Bond Melbury 2003, 750mL (WA97) from The BPW - Merchants of rare and fine wines.

Bond Melbury

750mL

Vintage: 2003
Region: US
Appellation: Oakville, Napa

WA97
Rated 97 points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: "The 2003 Melbury comes from a slopeside site on the northern side of Lake Hennessey, opposite the Rutherford valley floor. Winemaker Bob Levy compares the 2003 to the 2006 because of the wet winter and spring and the summer`s heat spikes. A brilliant effort from sedimentary soil with rocks over compacted clay, it is a gorgeous wine offering raspberry, black currant, spring flower and blueberry characteristics along with a dense purple color, a full-bodied, multilayered mouthfeel and sweet tannin. This stunningly rich hillside Cabernet Sauvignon should reach full maturity in 4-5 years and keep for 15-20 years thereafter." -- Robert Parker in Issue #207 of the Wine AdvocateMore Information about this producer: "The single vineyard wines represent Bill Harlan`s concept of offering single vineyard, micro-climate/terroir-based wines from distinctive sectors of Napa Valley." -- Issue #207 of the Wine Advocate


$229.00

OUT OF STOCK
Read CellarTracker Wine Reviews

Bond Melbury

750mL

Vintage: 2003
Region: US
Appellation: Oakville, Napa

WA97
Rated 97 points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: "The 2003 Melbury comes from a slopeside site on the northern side of Lake Hennessey, opposite the Rutherford valley floor. Winemaker Bob Levy compares the 2003 to the 2006 because of the wet winter and spring and the summer`s heat spikes. A brilliant effort from sedimentary soil with rocks over compacted clay, it is a gorgeous wine offering raspberry, black currant, spring flower and blueberry characteristics along with a dense purple color, a full-bodied, multilayered mouthfeel and sweet tannin. This stunningly rich hillside Cabernet Sauvignon should reach full maturity in 4-5 years and keep for 15-20 years thereafter." -- Robert Parker in Issue #207 of the Wine AdvocateMore Information about this producer: "The single vineyard wines represent Bill Harlan`s concept of offering single vineyard, micro-climate/terroir-based wines from distinctive sectors of Napa Valley." -- Issue #207 of the Wine Advocate


$229.00

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
Bond Quella -- 2011 1.5L (1) JS96 $695.00  
Bond Pluribus -- 2011 1.5L (1) VN94+, JS95, ST95 $695.00  
Schrader Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer George III Vineyard -- 2014 (2) JS97, WA95-97 $325.00  
Paradigm Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville Estate -- 2013 1.5L (22) $164.99  
ANON Wines Localism Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley -- 2014 750ml (9) $65.00 * 
Abreu Cabernet Sauvignon Thorevilos -- 2010 (1) VN98+ $375.00  
Wolf Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley -- 2012 (6) WA94 $93.00  
Colgin Cabernet Sauvignon Tychson Hill Vineyard -- 2011 750mL (5) VN93+, JS94, ST94+  OWC $235.00  
Bond Pluribus -- 2008 750mL (1) WA95, ST94+, WS93 $259.00  
Myriad Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer Dr. Crane Vineyard -- 2014 1.5L (1) WA94-96 $399.00  
Schrader Cellars Proprietary Red Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard Old Sparky -- 2006 1.5L (1) WA100, WS99  OWC $1449.00  
Kongsgaard Proprietary Red The Fimasaurus -- 2010 750mL (1) AG95+, WA94 $284.00  
Abreu Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain -- 2009 750mL (3) WA98 $329.00  
Bryant Family Vineyard Proprietary Red Bettina Bryant -- 2012 1.5L (1) WA96, VN94, JS96, WS94 $995.00  
Dana Estates Cabernet Sauvignon Hershey Vineyard -- 2012 750mL (3) WA98, VN98, JS98  OWC $429.00  
Abreu Proprietary Red Cappella -- 2010 (1) AG96+, WA98 $395.00  
Schrader Cellars Proprietary Red Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard Old Sparky -- 2002 1.5L (1) WA100 $1749.00  
Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon Galitzine Vineyard -- 2013 750mL (13) WA98 $169.00  
Bond Quella -- 2012 750mL (1) WA98, JS97 $369.00  
Colgin Cabernet Sauvignon Tychson Hill Vineyard -- 2010 750mL (2) WA96, VN97, JS98 $395.00  
 

Got an
account?
Log In