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Inglenook Inglenook Cask Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 750ML 2012

$87.99

SKU 19741

750ml

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Previously this wine was known as CASK Cabernet Sauvignon. Inglenook will now refer to this wine as Inglenook Cabernet Sauvignon. This is a tribute to the historic world-renowned Inglenook 1941 vintage, produced by John Daniel, Jr. from vines brought to the Inglenook Estate from Bordeaux by Gustave Niebaum. Today, this estate-grown wine is blended with the best lots of Cabernet Sauvignon that remain after the highly selective blending of Rubicon.

Category Red Wine
Varietals
Country California
Region Napa Valley
Appellation Rutherford
Brand Inglenook
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
  • wa93+

Wine AdvocateThere have been a number of changes of late at Inglenook, so I was anxious to taste the 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Cask. This wine was first created in 1949 and during that era, through the 50s and early 60s, was considered one of the finest wines of California. This is the best, young Inglenook Cabernet Sauvignon I have tasted during my professional career of 35 years. Dense ruby/purple with classic crème de cassis, but underlying minerality and spice box. The wine is full-bodied, but not over-the-top, yet nevertheless authoritative, rich and quite long. There is a thickness and concentration I haven't seen from this estate in many a year and this wine should age beautifully for 20-25 years at the very minimum.

Robert Parker, October 2014
  • ws88

Wine SpectatorBoth bottles displayed a Bordeaux-like character, presenting seductive dill and cedary oak notes, which add texture and depth to the licorice-laced currant and dried herb flavors. Very complete and a good bet to gain. Drink now through 2024. Tasted twice, with consistent notes. 10,000 cases made.

James Laube, April 30, 2016

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