2012 J.Davies Estate "Jamie" Cabernet Sauvignon - Diamond Mountain District
97 Points, Wine Advocate
The Davies family, proprietors of Schramsberg and Davies Vineyards in Napa Valley, presents its inaugural vintage of J. Davies “Jamie”, an estate Cabernet Sauvignon crafted from the top 12 barrels made from select vineyard blocks located in the historic Diamond Mountain vineyards that date back to 1862.
This wine represents the family’s ongoing stewardship of this Diamond Mountain property and a passion to craft extraordinary Cabernet Sauvignon wines.
94 Points, Wine Advocate
The 2007 Reserve exhibits bursting, fruitful aromas of apricot, dried strawberry and brûléed grapefruit, that gain complexity with touches of marzipan, honey and truffles. Flavors of mandarin orange, Montmorency cherries, and lemon candy are followed by developed notes of toasted almond, and English toffee. The palate is rich on entry with a dense structure supported by long mouthwatering acidity