1997 Pride Mountain Vineyards Reserve Cabernet - 97 pts!
While only microscopic quantities were produced of this wine It is an immense wine of extraordinary concentration and depth. Amazing the 1997 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve pushes richness to unreal levels. Despite its intense full-bodied ultra-concentrated style it possesses a sense of balance and definition. The color is a saturated inky purple. The aromatics consist of lead pencil shavings minerals blackberries cassis and flowers. Extremely full-bodied with amazing purity mouth-coating richness sweet tannin and low acidity it offers profound drinking even though it has not yet begun to develop secondary nuances. RP