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The 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon 1886 is a beautifully delineated wine with expressive aromatics and plenty of nuances. Blackberries, Chambord, spices, white flowers and licorice are some of the notes that emerge from this generous, fruit-driven wine. It is feminine and graceful and will continue to drink well for a decade or so.

 Producer Ehlers Estate
 Region Napa Valley
 Country United States
 Varietals Cabernet Sauvignon
 Alcohol 14.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2008

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About the Producer

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Ehlers Estate

St. Helena, California, United States St. Helena, California, United States

  The story of Ehlers Estate is one of passion, patience, and hard work, intertwined like the tendrils of robust vines that have been part of the landscape in Napa Valley since the mid-1800s. It was the lure of winemaking that tempted Bernard Ehlers to buy a small, dying vineyard in the late 1800s...

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