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Dominus Estate Napanook Red 2019 750ml

SKU: K024904 ISBN: 636595219758

To get this sort of pedigree for less than $100 is a rarity in Napa these days, making it a notable value.James Suckling 96 points An open and beautiful wine with green-olive and currant aromas and flavors_read more

$89.99
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Wine Information:

Country: United States

Region: California

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Appellation: Napa Valley

Variety: Red Bordeaux Blend

Type: Reds

Size: 750ml

$89.99
 

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Wine Spectator 93 points Solidly built and very direct, with a juicy, muscular core of cassis, plum and blackberry flavors lined with singed alder, menthol and sweet bay leaf. Maintains juicy energy through the toasty finish, with a late loamy echo keeping things grounded. A very well-proportioned wine. Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc. Drink now.Wine Advocate 93 points Exuberantly fruity on the nose, the 2019 Napanook is a blend of 87% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Petit Verdot and 5% Cabernet Franc. Despite seeing 40% new French oak, what shines on the nose are the ripe cherries, delicately brushed with wisps of tobacco, sage and bay leaf. It's medium to full-bodied, supple and silky in feel on the palate, while the finish lingers easily, adding notes of pencil shavings and mocha. To get this sort of pedigree for less than $100 is a rarity in Napa these days, making it a notable value.James Suckling 96 points An open and beautiful wine with green-olive and currant aromas and flavors. Some bark and earth, too, together with mushrooms, herbs, crushed stones and pomegranate. Medium to full body with round, creamy tannins and refined finish. Blood orange at the end. Crunchy. So drinkable now, but will age beautifully.