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2013 NEAL FAMILY VINEYARDS Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford Dust

NEAL FAMILY VINEYARDS Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford Dust 2013 Organic

159.90* CAD

$159.90* * Suggested retail price

  • 3 case(s) available

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Liquid Art
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 30820
  • Format
  • Format
  • 6x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • Speculative
  • Status
  • Status
  • Available
  • Country
  • Country
  • United States
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • American Viticultural Areas (AVA)
  • Region
  • Region
  • California
  • Subregion
  • Subregion
  • Napa, Rutherford
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Cabernet Sauvignon 100 %
  • Color
  • Color
  • Red
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • About this winery

    Neal Family Cab is a Liquid Art classic for many reasons. It is a top quality Napa Cab with an impeccable pedigree produced by one of the valley's great winegrowing families but, because the family is not predisposed to pandering to journalists, it tends to be un-reviewed, and therefore has no place in the pantheon of point scores. What we have here then is a wine lover's dream come true: an almost totally under-the-radar wine full of character and class that massively over-delivers for the...

    See the NEAL FAMILY VINEYARDS detail page for more information on this brand

  • Tasting notes

    The initial attack of texture is not that strong in tannin but just as you start picking up the cocoa, fruit, vanilla and cassis flavors, the Dust comes back, creating a dense texture, crying out for rich food to accompany the tannin. After slightly more than two years in barrel and another few in the bottle, complexity is increased but it still shows as a young wine. Additional aging will result in a softer texture but why wait: fire up the rib-eyes!