Benchmark Wines By
Abreu Vineyards

There are no bottles in stock for this specific wine.


See other wines from Abreu Vineyards

Would you like to receive an automatic notification when this wine is available again?

Log in to favorite this wine

Tasting Notes

WA100

As I reported last year, the 1997 Cabernet Sauvignon Madrona Ranch is a perfect Cabernet Sauvignon. It has been in bottle for over a year, and this wine, like all the others, has easily soaked up its aging in 100% new Taransaud barrels. It is a sumptuous, unctuously-textured, fabulously concentrated Cabernet Sauvignon that hits all the sweet spots on the palate, and puts the olfactory senses into overdrive. The wine smells and tastes perfect. It is a compelling effort that one day will be considered part of a small group of elite California Cabernets that may be rewriting the definition of greatness in Cabernet Sauvignon.


Other wines you may like

Bond Pluribus 2003

1 In-Stock 750ml
WA 98
$467.00

Harlan Estate Proprietary Red 2007

1 In-Stock 750ml
WA 100
$1,466.00

Bryant Family Bettina 2009

1 In-Stock 750ml
BSL
NL
WS 95
WA 92-95
$229.00 $289.00 You save $60.00
Abreu Vineyards brand image

The Winery

Abreu Vineyards

David Abreu has been associated with many top Napa Valley vineyards like Bryant Family, Harlan Estate, and even Screaming Eagle. Abreu founded his own vineyard management company in 1980, working with at the time winemaker Richard Forman. They would frequently travel to Bordeaux to gain knowledge on vineyard management, farming techniques, and to further develop their winemaking philosophy. Abreu honed his skills for Bordelais farming style in the New World. In 1986, Abreu purchased his first vine which was the start of his own winery. David Abreu is a perfectionist with his clients’ and his own wine, and it shows in his purely world-class wines.

www.abreuvineyards.com



Rare Wines, Serious Collectors

As the #1 back-vintage retailer in the US, Benchmark Wine Group prides itself on being a trusted source for the greatest wines in the world. Their unparalleled market knowledge and exceptional service have come together to provide the most accessible cellar of rare and sought-after wines with a guarantee.