Lot 749 | 2018 Mendocino
A killer Cabernet value from the gorgeous hillsides of Mendocino.
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- Cabernet Sauvignon
- Alcohol by Volume
- Cases Produced
- Now through 2026
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Located North of Napa and Sonoma, bordered by a rugged coast to the west and redwood-blanketed mountains to the east, Mendocino is home to an eclectic mix of small family wineries. Big names from Napa and Sonoma have been purchasing Mendo fruit to augment their wines for a long time now, but some of the appellations within Mendocino have become stars in their own right – the Anderson Valley AVA is now considered one of the top regions in the state (if not the country), and others like Yorkville Highlands and Mendocino Ridge have also been producing exceptional wines (while maintaining relatively approachable prices).
Lot 749 comes to us from a producer with beautiful vineyards planted on Anderson Valley hillsides dotted with oak trees. The grapes reach maturity basking in warm western afternoon winds, with deft hands crafting them into wines that deliver fruit in abundance but also a bit of soft terroir. Showing a very balanced extraction and plenty of structure to boot, this is a terrific Cabernet at an extremely attractive price point that’s sure to please the daily-drinking and special occasion crowds alike.
really enjoyed this one from the sampling of cam cabs. Going to get a case- some for now, some for later
As some reviewers stated, this one is mild, not enough there for us. We like a bigger flavor but this didn’t do it for us. Holding a second bottle to see if it opens up a bit.
This Mendocino Cab is a nice, easy drinker at a great price point.
Nothing goes better with steak than a CH cab
Another Excellant Cab
Mild but full bodied. Great stand alone but would pair with a nice steak.
Would rate a little better than an everyday drinker. Nice value cab to keep on hand
Very smooth with excellent flavor
I really enjoyed this bottle. It 's very smooth with a nice lighter flavor profile. Easy sipping. Would definitely purchase again, to have a softer cab on hand.
Good weekday wine.
Solid cab for the price. On the lighter side. Definitely needs to air for a few hours, Good with pasta. Probably would not buy again since CH has so many good choices.
fine tasting, unique flavors, tremendous value!
Mild cab right out of the bottle. Easy drinker and gets better with every glass.