This 100% Cabernet Sauvignon is fresh, lively and balanced with soft tannins and layers of textures. The characteristic Stags Leap flavors are dark stone fruits and bramble berries. This berry aroma is especially present in the Renteria Cabernet.
95 points, “TOP 100 Cellar Selection Wines of 2012,” Wine Enthusiast (March 1, 2012): “…remarkable Cabernet…an extraordinary wine, rich and full-bodied, explosive in sweetly ripe blackberries, cherries and black currants…”
92 points, “Exceptional,” Beverage Testing Institute “2012 World Wine Championships”
Savor this very flavorful Cab with roasted and grilled meats of all kinds, BBQ, rich hearty stews, Italian red sauce pasta dishes and other stick-to-your-ribs winter fare.
Just 550 cases made. Enjoy now or hold eight to 10 years.
This wine was recently featured in The California Wine Club's wine of the month club.