Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon 2013: from Paso Robles

My reviewing habits tend to be pretty scattered. Looking back over past few years of reviews there is a frequent switch between regions and varieties. Rarely do I drink wines from the same producer back to back but these past few weeks I did just that. It was more coincidental than purposeful as I bought this waiting for the…

Sebastiani Vineyards 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County: California Cab

Here is another Cabernet Sauvignon to add to the California Cab series. This one comes from Sonoma, more specifically from the American Viticulture Areas (AVA) of Sonoma Valley, Alexander Valley, and Chalk Hill. Since it is sourced from multiple AVAs the bottle says Sonoma County, the general AVA for the whole region. Sebastiani has a long history…

Sledgehammer Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

This is the last Cabernet Sauvignon from California I’ll be doing for a while. I’ve enjoyed writing all these reviews as it reminds me that each wine is very different and should be approached individually without bias. I look forward to writing about some of my other favorites varieties and wines in the near future. This wine…

Twenty Bench Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Today we have another Cabernet Sauvignon from California but this time from Napa Valley. Napa Valley has become known as a luxury wine region catering to many high end customers with their cult wines. This wine tries to buck the trend of highly expensive wines while maintaining a good level of quality. The story of…