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Heitz 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
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  Heitz 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Item Number:13 20 363 09
Regular Price:$54.95
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Discounted Case Price:$539.40 - 10% off!
($44.95 per bottle)
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Based on the averaged scale of
1 to 5 glasses
Based on the 100 Point Scale
 BTI  94 
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Heitz 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Heitz Vineyards has a well-earned reputation for producing high quality, distinctive Napa Valley wines, particualarly Cabernets. One of the unique aspects to their production is the length of time that they age their Cabs before release. The style is always full-bodied, well-extracted with immense structure so Heitz let's his Cab aged two years in French oak barrels and a year in American oak tanks to allow the tannins to subside and the flavors to coalesce. So here is their their latest release, 2009. An outstanding vintage for Napa Cab, this 100% Cabernet Sauvignon sourced entirely from estate vineyards, brings rich, intense flavors and a beautiful structure that promises to keep this killer Cab going for many years to come. The Beverage Testing Institute just scored this 94 points saying "Garnet violet color. Aromas of menthol tobacco, clay, black currant, olive, beeswax,and carob with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a long, savory roasted pepper, honey, and nut accented finish. Fantastically flavorful and balanced."

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Fabulous Vintage for Heitz Cab!

By Westchester Wine Guy

from Wine Express

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  • Balanced
  • Long Finish


    Best Uses

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    Comments about Heitz 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley:

    This is one of the best vintages I've had for the Heitz Napa Cab in some time. Really complex and alluring nose with cassis, cola, black cherry, eucalyptus and lavendar notes. It is soft and lush with firm tannins that carry over to a long, dry finish. Will certainly age well, but this one is drinking very nicely as is.

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    • Beef, Game

    Simply Outstanding

    By Strumerika

    from Mount Kisco

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      Comments about Heitz 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley:

      Wow. One of the best wines I've had in a long time. Layers and layers of aromas from licorice to raspberry and toffee. Mouthfilling, bold, complex. You won't be able to put your glass down.

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      • Q:

        Which Vineyard? Trailside? Marthas?
        Asked on 2/14/2014 by Jimmy from Rochester, NY

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          trailside marthas would be triple in price

          Answered on 2/26/2014 by cherry from florida
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          This is not a single vineyard wine. this is their Napa Valley blend.

          Answered on 2/16/2014 by Josh from Wine Express
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