Our 2007 Silver Oak Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon combines elegance
and depth in a balanced expression of this classic California vintage.
It has a dark ruby color with a garnet edge and a complex nose of
sandalwood, cedar, cassis, black cherry, dark chocolate and roasted coffee.
On the palate, it is extremely rich and mouth-coating and has a long finish of
concentrated fruit and spice with a slight tannic grip. This wine is remarkable
in how it continues to evolve in... View More
Vinous / Antonio Galloni
Bright dark ruby. Very ripe aromas and flavors of dark berries, cocoa powder and bitter chocolate. Fine-grained and light on its feet, with the exotic oak character typical of Silver Oak nicely supported by its intense fruit. Harmonious acidity and a slightly herbal quality contribute to the suavity of this wine. Expands nicely on the back half, with the fine-grained tannins coating the palate. An excellent vintage for this bottling: not a heavyweight but balanced and alive.
Silver Oak Cellars was started in 1972 with a simple driving philosphy - to focus production on only one varietal, Cabernet Sauvignon. What's more, they resolved to create a wine with a style all its own: not another hard, tannic red wine requiring years of aging to enjoy, but a wine of fully developed flavors and a velvety soft texture on the day it is released for sale.
Silver Oak Cellars produces Cabernet Sauvignon from two... View More