According to Wine Spectator - Aromas of cedar, dried berry, fresh earth and juicy berry are full-bodied, supple and refined on the palate. Very well-made, this is a good candidate for now and for the next few years. Drink now through 2018. 6,600 cases made.
From the classic 2008 vintage, Beringer's Napa Valley Cabernet has notes of black cherry, cassis, cedar, and cocoa, with a long and rich finish.