Ramey Claret | Red | 2002 | California - Vivino Rating 4.3
Intro: David Ramey spent his early career creating benchmark wines for such wineries as Matanzas Creek, Chalk Hill, Dominus and Rudd. With that impressive resume, David and his wife Carla founded Ramey Wine Cellars in 1996.
They have been producing critically acclaimed, award-winning wines ever since, committed to Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay and Syrah as their primary varietals.
Located amidst the natural charm of Healdsburg, Ramey Wine Cellars embodies the balance that is the essence of California wine:
Region: USA | California
Grapes: 59% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot, 13% Cabernet Franc
Aging: French Oak Barrels
Tasting Notes: Robert Parker for Wine Advocate: “The 2002 Claret (59% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot, and 13% Cabernet Franc) boasts deep, cedary, black currant fruit, medium to full body, broad flavors, and a long, pure finish.” (RP) Feb 2005
Rating: RP 91, WS 90, 4.3 v
ABV: 14.5% Decant: 2hrs Serving temp: 16-18 °C Pairing: Beef, Lamb, Game (deer Venison) , Poultry