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Limited Red Wine

1991 – Limited Cabernet Sauvignon

We choose the most expressive lots from an exceptional year to create an age-worthy Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon that exemplifies the vintage.

APPELLATION: Stags Leap District, Napa Valley

VARIETAL: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

COOPERAGE: 16 months barrel age, >30% new oak

Vintage Notes

Vintage 1991 was marked by very late bud break after record cold winter weather. Spring and summer were cool, but there were no fall rains, and harvest was very late, as much as a month later than 1990 for some varieties. Even so, the Cabernet Sauvignon was harvested fully ripe.


92 points from Wine Spectator, James Laube, web only – 2002


100% Silverado Vineyard

Harvest Info

October 7, 8, and 14, 1991
23.8º Brix
Yields of 3.1 tons/acre

Skin Contact

18 days of skin contact


13.3% Alcohol
7.00 g/L Titratable Acidity
3.61 pH
Bottled May 1993