Eisele Vineyard Altagracia
Drink: Drink Now
Price: $151.75 excl. GST
- Tasting Notes
The 2012 Proprietary Red Altagracia is 71% Cabernet Sauvignon, 11% Petit Verdot, 8% Cabernet Franc and the rest Merlot and Malbec. A beautiful nose of red and black cherries, blackcurrants, spice box and earth jumps from the glass of this expressive, fragrant, medium-bodied wine that has velvety tannins, a burgeoning complexity and a savory, lush mouthfeel. This is a strong second wine from this famous vineyard. It can be drunk now or cellared for up to 15 or more years. Its pure seductiveness.
This famous estate tucked away in northeastern Napa Valley in the foothills of the Vaca Mountains is now fully controlled, in both a viticultural and winemaking standpoint, by Chateau Latours François Pinault and his general manager Frederic Engerer. The new releases include their second wine, the Altagracia.
– Robert Parker, Robertparker.com, Score: 91
|USA||2015||Eisele Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon||Red||750ml||100||0||219||$737 (bt)|
|USA||2013||Eisele Vineyard Syrah||Red||750ml||NA||0||12||$307 (bt)|
|USA||2013||Eisele Vineyard Syrah||Red||375ml||NA||0||12||$160 (bt)|
|USA||2001||Opus One||Red||750ml||90||0||5||$578 (bt)|
|USA||2007||Opus One||Red||750ml||95||0||6||$625 (bt)|