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Magazine Archives: Nov. 15, 2009

2006 Cabernet

California Winemakers strike gold with this newly released vintage
James Laube
Issue: November 15, 2009

California is in the midst of a strong run of Cabernet vintages. The wines from 2006-the most recent vintage to be released-mark the third excellent year in a row, and the 2007s, though a year from coming to market, may be the best of the lot. Call it a Cabernet bonanza, with a variety of styles on offer, extending from sleek and elegant to bold and extravagant.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 27, 2009.

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