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$159.90* * Suggested retail price
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...
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!