Posts Tagged Conn Creek

2008 Conn Creek ‘Anthology,’ Napa Valley

Conn Creek’s flagship wine is a true Bordeaux-style blend, using all five red varietals from that region. The lovely, perfumed nose unfolds to reveal layers of violets, fleshy black cherry, jammy dark berries and pie spices. In the mouth, the wine... Read more

2009 Conn Creek Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley

Nearly opaque blood ruby color. Aromas of cocoa, vanilla and menthol lead to ample cassis, cherry and blackberry fruit. The wine sweetens up in the mouth, picking up medium-grained, earthy tannins toward the finish. A few years in the cellar will... Read more

2009 Conn Creek ‘Herrick,’ Napa Valley

Nearly opaque, dusty red plum color. At 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, this red is just shy of qualifying as a varietal bottling. But that is just as well, because there is so much else going on within its aroma and flavor spectrum. There is 18% Syrah,... Read more

2007 Conn Creek Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley

This bargain-priced Napa Cab comes in a bottle commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Los Angeles (nee: California) Angels. Glazier’s Market in Las Vegas got the overflow, and is selling it for a can’t-be-beat price. The wine is deep... Read more

2007 Conn Creek Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley

This bargain-priced Napa Cab comes in a bottle commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Los Angeles (nee: California) Angels. Glazier’s Market in Las Vegas got the overflow, and is selling it for a can’t-be-beat price. The wine is deep... Read more