2017 Dunn Vineyards Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon [V97][WA96][WS95][JD92]

2017 Dunn Vineyards Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon

2017 Dunn Vineyards Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon [V97][WA96][WS95][JD92]

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Producer: Dunn Vineyards 
Region: Howell MountainNapa ValleyCalifornia
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon  
Year: 2017 

Vinous, 97 Points 

"The 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain is sure to make Dunn fans happy. Powerful and ample, it marries the natural intensity of the year with the savoriness that makes Howell Mountain Cabernets so distinctive. Dark blue/purplish fruit, graphite, spice, leather, dried herbs and lavender imbue the 2017 with striking intensity and character. I can't wait to see how it ages. The 2017 is a positively stunning edition of the Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon." 

Wine Advocate, 96 Points 

"Already more open than the 2018 Howell Mountain, the 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain boasts slightly piney, resinous herb notes—thyme and rosemary—along with classic cassis and blueberry fruit. Yes, there's a cedary coat of oak, but the fruit comes through loud and clear, adding a rich, velvety textural component and mouthwatering berry flavors on the lingering finish." 

Wine Spectator, 95 Points 

"Fresh ripe cassis, blackberry and plum fruit flavors course through, carried by tar and apple wood notes that are well-embedded, giving this a muscular but sleek feel. Features a great tug of dark earth and licorice snap on the palate-staining finish." 

Jeb Dunnuck, 92 Points 

"From a challenging vintage due to heat spikes and devastating wildfires, the 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain nevertheless is a terrific wine. Giving up lots of darker currant and cassis fruits as well as scorched earth, graphite, and obvious minerality, it’s medium to full-bodied, has good overall balance, chalky, slightly drying tannins, and a good finish. It should evolve for another decade at least, but the tannins will need to be watched. Best after 2022." 

Alcohol: 13.9% 

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