-Gigantic Cali Cabernet offer! This outstanding Cabernet was just given a massive 95 point score and it's just $24.99 per bottle!
-"This is a dynamic and expressive California Cabernet. Given the wine’s humble price tag and aging potential, laying down a case seems like a great idea."-Wine & Spirits
-From one of the most respected benchmark properties of Sonoma employing an exceptional winemaking team that includes David Ramey and Patrick Campbell as consultants.
Today's offer is a no-brainer for Cabernet lovers! In the cool 2011 vintage, Laurel Glen has fashioned an amazing Counterpoint, a beautiful wine that you can enjoy right now, or cellar for the next five years! This is a blockbuster buy for fans of Cabernet, and one of the best deals you will ever see to come out of the 2011 vintage!
Wine and Spirits was tremendously impressed by this delectable Cabernet...so much so that they awarded this outstanding Sonoma Mountain Cab a gigantic 95 point score noting that "There’s mouthwatering firmness to the tannins, the wine’s structure carrying a mineral sparkle while a beam of black currant shines through the middle, growing brighter with a day or two of air." This is a a lot of Cabernet for the modest $24.99 price point!
Laurel Glen is one of the benchmark producers of the Sonoma Mountain AVA, a wonderful region to source fruit from for premium California Cabernet. The rolling undulations and crevices on this volcanic mountainside from numerous microclimates that are sensational for Cabernet. Laurel Glen's vineyards, located on the eastern flank of this treasured AVA, are no different! Though this is a big Cabernet, it is fresh and has a real sense of place!
This Cabernet is perfect to lay down as it's not going anywhere any time soon. While this was from a challenging vintage, this was an unheralded success for Laurel Glen. This properties style lends itself for long aging with those classic chewy structured tannins we have come to know from this estate. This is truly a 95 point effort worthy of the cellar!
A 95 point Cali Cab at this kind of price is an absolute steal for the Cab fans as well as a exceptional collectors buy to drink right now, or lay down for the next few years. This won't last long. Cheers!