Etude Napa Cabernet 2017 Rated 94JS
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- United States
- 90+ Point Wines
James Suckling Review
A ripe, flavorful cabernet, showing layers of ripe, round fruit with currant, blackberry and chocolate character. It's full and layered with so much going on. Nice, balanced finish for the richness in this wine. Needs three or four years to come around. Best after 2023.
Wine Tasting Notes
This opulent Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon opens with generous aromas of blueberry, blackberry and cassis that lead to layers of black licorice and mocha. The wine has the signature style of Etude with depth and richness of fruit and a velvety texture. There's a wonderful saturation and expansiveness on the palate with flavors of black cherry,black tea, clove and vanilla bean notes from aging in French oak. The tannins are youthful and plush, which will allow this wine to age gracefully.