California's Vintage of the Century

The 1997 Cabernets are magnificent and plentiful, and Napa Valley leads the way
Nov 7, 2000
      By the Numbers       California Cabernet Vintage Chart       Top-Scoring California Cabernet       Best-Value California Cabernet       Smart Buys in California Cabernet       The people behind some of 97's best wines       Related Links:       1997 California Merlot       Search Our Tasting Notes Database       Find Food Matches for Cabernet Sauvignon       In a decade flush with magnificent wines from superlative vintages, along comes 1997 to cap things off with a giant exclamation point.

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