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Caymus Vineyards, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2007

Your Price: $150.00

Producer: Caymus
Optimum drinking: 2020-2026
Rating: 95 - James Suckling
Grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon 100%
Winemaker: Chuck Wagner
Appellation: North Coast, Napa Valley, California
Bottle report: Excellent condition.

Caymus Vineyards' Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the most desirable and relatively keenly-priced Cabernets in the entire Napa Valley; with great structure, balanced by real finesse and a velvety texture.

Caymus was established in 1971 by Charles F. (Charlie) and Lorna Belle Glos Wagner and their son Charles J. (Chuck), and produced their first vintage in 1972, just 240 cases of Cabernet Sauvignon. Today, it remains 100% family-owned (production is 65, 000 cases), with Chuck's children having joined the team in faming 350 acres of prime Napa land. The name Caymus comes from the Mexican land grant known as Rancho Caymus, which was originally given to George Yount in 1836 and encompasses what became the town of Rutherford and the surrounding area.

“Ripe and fleshy, with rich plum, wild berry, spice and savory herb notes that are complex, full-bodied and expansive on the palate, ending with firm tannins and a dash of espresso." Wine Spectator

“...polished, suave, approachable style of California Cabernet is filled with layers of ripe, plush, sweet, black and blue fruits, licorice, vanilla, cocoa and cigar box. Caymus Special Selection continues to bridge gap between very ripe, concentrated Napa wines and more traditional styled California wines." Wine Cellar Insider

Please note: bottle shown is for illustrative purposes only (not actual bottle for sale).

Caymus Vineyards, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2007