Mt. Brave Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

$69.95

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From Napa, California, rated 92 Points, 91 Points the Mt. Brave Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 by Mt. Brave Wines in the Cabernet Sauvignon category is now available at Napacabs.com in 750 ML Standard size for only $69.95, inventory was last updated on 2017-03-08 19:46:18. Usually Ships Next Business Day

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Vinous 92+ WA 92 WS 92 JS 91 Pts - According to Antonio Galloni - The 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Mt. Veeder is the most overt and structured of these wines from Mt. Brave. Dark red and black stone fruits, spices, menthol, leather and cedar meld together in the glass. Powerful and ample in the glass, the 2012 possesses remarkable intensity. Big, chewy tannins support the ample finish. Today the tannins are a bit more dominant than the fruit, but the 2012 should find a bit better balance with more time in bottle. Dollops of Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec round out the blend. This is the first vintage in which Malbec has been included.

According to Robert Parker - The star of the Mt Brave trio of new releases is the 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon. There are nearly 5,800 cases of this fairly priced Cabernet. Blueberry, licorice, beef blood, tobacco leaf and forest floor aromas soar from the glass of this ripe, full-bodied, opulent wine. A blend of 87.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5.5% Merlot and the rest tiny quantities of Cabernet Franc and Malbec, it was aged in 81% new French oak. The oak component is well-concealed behind the extravagant fruit. Drink it over the next 10-15 years.

According to Wine Spectator - A muscular, tight-knit style, with firm, dense, well-proportioned notes of dark berry, crushed rock and graphite. Impressively lively acidity keeps the flavors jumping on the finish, ending with an earth-laced red berry core. Drink now through 2030.

According to James Suckling - A big and juicy style with blackberry, mineral and toasted oak character. Full-bodied, chewy and rich. Needs a year or two to soften. Better in 2017. 14.5% ABV.

Additional Information

Varietal/Type Cabernet Sauvignon
gtin 0784794616721
Brand Mt. Brave Wines
Size 750 ML Standard
Region Napa, California
Rating 92 Points, 91 Points