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2002 Marston Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon

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July 10, 2022 - $51



93Wine Spectator

For all its richness, intensity and concentration, this dark-hued young wine has a measure of elegance and finesse. The core black cherry, currant, mineral and fresh earth flavors are rich and compelling...

90Robert M. Parker Jr.

Copious aromas of blueberries, raspberries and flowers jump from the glass of this dense ruby/purple-colored, youthful, moderately tannic, full-bodied 2002...


United States, California, Napa Valley, Spring Mountain District

Spring Mountain AVA is above the town of St. Helena on the eastern slopes of the Mayacamas Mountains. There is no actual Spring Mountain, but the name has traditionally been used for the area, which includes many streams and springs. Spring Mountain was awarded appellation status in 1993 and it includes about 1,000 vineyard acres. Vineyard elevations are high, from 400 to 2,600 feet above sea level. Because of the altitude of most vineyards, which are above the fog line, mornings become warm earlier than vineyards on the valley floor, though the afternoons are cooled by maritime winds. The result is an exceptionally long growing season. Cabernet Sauvignon is the most frequently planted grape by acreage, followed by Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Chardonnay.


Red Wine, Cabernet Sauvignon

One of the most widely grown grape varieties, it can be found in nearly every wine growing region. A cross between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc. It’s a hardy vine that produces a full-bodied wine with high tannins and great aging potential.