SCREAMING EAGLE 2007

14.8% | 75cl

RM 32,300

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Tasting Notes:

Appearance: Deep garnet.

Aroma: Rich blackberries, dark cherries, plums, cassis, cedarwood, and a hint of violets.

Taste: Full-bodied, lush blackcurrants and blackberries, velvety tannins, balanced acidity.

Finish: Long-lasting with dark fruit, hints of cedar, vanilla, and a touch of spice.

Description

SCREAMING EAGLE 2007

SCREAMING EAGLE 2007. Screaming Eagle is one of the original Californian “cult wines”. Proprietor Jean Philips never dreamt that her wine would be so sought after, when in 1992, after years of selling grapes to Napa Valley wineries, she decided to find out if her home-made wine, created in a plastic trash can, was any good. She took a sample down to Robert Mondavi where they thought enough of her dark, rich, cassis-flavoured Cabernet to encourage her to bottle it, though they snickered at her proposed name. The rest is history. Screaming Eagle’s 100% Cabernet Sauvignon vineyard is ideally situated. The soil is virtually a rock pile on a gentle, west-facing slope east of the Napa River. Drainage and exposure are excellent. The property is at a point in the valley where the weather is hot enough during the day to ripen Cabernet to its optimum, yet the grapes are cooled by the afternoon breezes that blow north from San Pablo Bay.

Additional information
Alcohol %

14.8%

Brand

Country

USA

Region

Napa Valley

Volume

75cl