Schrader Cellars LPV Beckstoffer Las Piedras Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

$275.00

SKU C0311

750ml

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Luxuriously rich upon entry, our Schrader LPV reveals a complete profile of black and blue fruits, most notably blackcurrants and briar berries. Elegant tones of loamy soil, sweet tobacco, exotic incense, and forest floor beautifully develop across the senses, leading to an expansive, long finish. This wine is tremendously complex, beautifully balanced, and offers a truly compelling Cabernet experience.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country California
Region Napa Valley
Appellation St Helena
Brand Schrader Cellars
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
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Wine AdvocateThe 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon LPV is from clone 337 from the Las Piedras Vineyard in St. Helena. This shows Mission Haut-Brion-like characteristics as it has in the past, with crushed rock, wet gravel, scorched earth, blackberry and blueberry fruit. It is clearly one of my favorites of this entire tasting. It has 14.5% natural alcohol and was aged in 90% new Darnajou and 10% new Taransaud barrels. This is a killer effort.

Robert Parker, October 28, 2016