Looking for shipping?  Check our policy here, and just add some items to the cart and enter your zip code for a live quote.
     
   
 
Search.


Advanced Search

Your Selections

Inventory Type

A-Z 

Product Type

A-Z 

Category

A-Z 
california still wine (2795)
italian still wine (1660)
french still wine (1118)
argentinian still wine (434)
new york still wine (433)
spanish still wine (412)
sparkling wine - imported (360)
chilean still wine (334)
australian still wine (320)
washington still wine (313)
german still wine (212)
cordials & liqueurs - imported (194)
oregon still wine (194)
single malt scotch (183)
south african still wine (183)
new zealand still wine (177)
tequila (153)
austrian still wine (122)
sparkling wine - domestic (115)
vodka - flavored (104)
rums (94)
greek still wine (90)
port - imported (87)
portuguese still wine (80)
straight whiskey (68)
cordials & liqueurs - domestic (65)
flavored whiskies (62)
scotch whisky (59)
other american still wine (59)
sake (55)
israeli still wine (53)
rye whiskey (49)
rums - flavored (48)
cognacs (44)
mezcal (44)
irish whiskey (42)
vodkas - imported (42)
gins - domestic (37)
fruit brandies (34)
gins & genevers - imported (33)
other imported still wines (32)
vodkas - domestic (29)
armagnac (26)
alsatian still wine (26)
creams (24)
sherry - imported (21)
grappa (19)
small batch & single barrel bourbon (17)
canadian whisky (17)
aperitifs (17)
lebanese still wine (17)
absinthe (14)
corn whiskey (12)
brandies - imported (12)
port - domestic (12)
prepared cocktails (11)
blended whiskey (10)
calvados (10)
pisco (10)
canadian still wine (10)
tennessee whiskey (9)
brandies - domestic (8)
sicilian still wine (8)
madeira (8)
cider - domestic (8)
vermouth - imported (7)
sherry - domestic (6)
specialties (5)
mead (5)
bonded whiskey (4)
japanese whisky (4)
cachaca (4)
sloe gins & gin specialties (4)
soju & shochu (4)
brazilian still wine (4)
cider - imported (4)
sour mash (3)
ouzo imported (3)
japanese still wine (3)
uruguyan still wine (3)
vermouth - domestic (3)
bitters (2)
cypriot still wine (2)
hungarian still wine (2)
non-alcoholic wine (2)
applejacks (1)
mixes non-alcoholic (1)
long island still wine (1)
georgian still wine (1)
non-alcoholic sparkling wine (1)

Price

From: $ To: $

Producer

A-Z 

Grape Variety

A-Z 
chardonnay (1151)
cabernet sauvignon (1084)
pinot noir (987)
sauvignon blanc (530)
merlot (485)
syrah (414)
riesling (398)
sangiovese (344)
bordeaux blend (335)
non-varietal red blend (335)
pinot gris (307)
malbec (252)
zinfandel (217)
grenache (201)
tempranillo (189)
non-varietal white blend (161)
red rhone blend (151)
nebbiolo (126)
muscat blanc a petits grains (113)
champagne blend (110)
cabernet franc (101)
non-varietal rose blend (99)
red italian blend (98)
port blend (95)
chenin blanc (90)
prosecco (78)
mourvedre (74)
gewurztraminer (72)
barbera (65)
montepulciano (63)
viognier (61)
pinot blanc (60)
petite sirah (58)
corvina (55)
gamay (52)
carmenere (51)
gruner veltliner (48)
other white (48)
carignane (44)
red portugese blend (44)
rice (42)
nero d'avola (38)
other red (38)
rondinella (37)
semillon (37)
macabeo (33)
white italian blend (33)
torrontes (32)
white rhone blend (32)
malvasia (29)
parellada (28)
canaiolo (27)
cortese (27)
dolcetto (27)
albarino (26)
molinara (26)
trebbiano (26)
primitivo (25)
aglianico (23)
cinsault (23)
garganega (23)
negro amaro (23)
xarel.lo (22)
vermentino (21)
sang (20)
viura (19)
syra (18)
blaufrankisch (17)
graciano (17)
verdejo (17)
grenache blanc (16)
pinotage (16)
cabernet sauvig (15)
petit verdot (15)
arneis (14)
friulano (14)
melon de bourgogne (14)
muscat rose a petits grains (14)
zweigelt (14)
assyrtiko (13)
bonarda (13)
mazuelo (12)
nerello mascalese (12)
peti (12)
verdicchio (12)
colorino (11)
fiano (11)
vidal (11)
agiorgitiko (10)
greco di tufo (10)
lagrein (10)
lemberger (10)
marsanne (10)
palomino (10)
insolia (9)
lambrusco (9)
mencia (9)
moschofilero (9)
s (9)
touriga nacional (9)

Vintage

Year 
2013 (2137)
2014 (1727)
2012 (1531)
2011 (752)
2010 (396)
2015 (325)
2009 (215)
2008 (94)
2006 (66)
2007 (60)
2005 (20)
2004 (18)
2003 (13)
2001 (11)
2002 (8)
2000 (6)
1998 (4)
1999 (4)
2016 (4)
1928 (3)
1970 (3)
1988 (3)
1994 (3)
1996 (3)
1985 (2)
1995 (2)
1924 (1)
1946 (1)
1954 (1)
1962 (1)
1965 (1)
1966 (1)
1968 (1)
1974 (1)
1975 (1)
1979 (1)
2020 (1)

Size

Volume 
750ML (11418)
375ML (62)
1.50L (49)
720ML (28)
3.00L (21)
500ML (18)
300ML (12)
22 OZ (6)
1.00L (5)
1.5 L (5)
1 L (3)
5.00L (2)
350ML (1)
750 (1)

Rating

From: pts To: pts

Publication

A-Z 
Wine Spectator (1070)
Wine Advocate (900)
Ultimate Beverage Challenge (480)
Wine Enthusiast (426)
Vinous (350)
Malt Advocate (40)
James Suckling (27)
Wine & Spirits (26)
Top 100 WS (10)
Smart Buys (4)
Burghound (2)
Decanter (2)
Ultimate Spirits Challenge (2)
Cakebread Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon 750ML 2012
Sku: 6504
Cakebread's Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is clear, dark garnet in color with complex, spicy, cedar-like scents and background aromas of cassis and dark berries. On the palate, the texture is r ...more
Product Rating
Critics Ratings:   (1)
Product Information
Country: United States
Region: California
Sub-Region: Napa County
Appellation: Napa Valley
Grape Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
Type: Still wine
  Bottle Price: $85.99
Sale Price: $68.79

Qty:
 

**Web-only Pricing** available for shipping and in store pick up
This lush yet focused wine expresses elegant black cherry, plum and cassis fruit offset by notes of chocolate, herbs and cedar with a supple texture and a structure of balanced fruit and tannin confirmed on the finish.
Wine Advocate 90 points - A classic, the 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon offers plenty of creme de cassis and spring flower characteristics as well as beautiful density, sweet tannin and good underlying structure as well as definition. Aged 18 months in French oak, it is a beautiful example of Napa Cabernet Sauvignon that can be drunk young, but will be even better in 3-4 years. It should age effortlessly for 12-15 years. (Oct 2014)

Leave a Comment
Cakebread's Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is clear, dark garnet in color with complex, spicy, cedar-like scents and background aromas of cassis and dark berries. On the palate, the texture is rich and smooth with flavors reminiscent of cassis with a hint of chocolate set in a structure of balanced fruit and tannin. These flavors are confirmed on the finish, which is marked by rich, ripe fruit and discreet impressions of oak and spice.
Wine maker notes
The grapes are hand harvested, destemmed and immediately crushed, and each vineyard lot is fermented separately with selected yeasts in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks over a period of six to seven days. Each lot of grapes is frequently tasted during fermentation to determine when the extraction is at optimum. At that point, the wine is pressed off the skins in membrane wine presses, keeping the press wine separate from the free-run wine. In this way, Cakebread Cellars' red wines, especially the Cabernets, have their natural fruitiness preserved, while the extraction of harsh, drying tannins is avoided. It is then pressed and returned to stainless steel for complete malolactic fermentation. Following this, the wine is racked into French oak barrels, of which roughly half are new and half of one and two years' use for approximately six months.

Throughout the initial aging process, the various individual lots are continually taste-analyzed to determine the final blend. Depending on the vintage, the finished blend will include up to twenty five percent combined Merlot and Cabernet Franc, with Merlot contributing the greater percentage. Once the final blend is assembled, it is returned to the same French oak barrels to age for an additional 12 to 18 months before being bottled. The only treatments preceding bottling are an egg-white fining and a single passage through a rough filter.


Producer
The Cakebreads show their commitment to quality through their years of family teamwork, their stewardship of the land, their care in growing and vinifying individual lots of grapes for each wine and their public programs for healthy living. The result is a world-class winery that crafts distinctive wines and welcomes dedicated visitors year after year.

 
 
NewtonWines.com
Newton Plaza, 588 New Loudon Road, Latham, NY 12110
Phone: 518.782.2322 | Web Inquiries: 518.390.4952 | Fax:518.782.9453
Copyright © 2016. All Rights Reserved - NewtonWines.com