Arrowood hits the bullseye with this release. Bright and juicy, the 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon is all about big, bold fruit, with layers of black cherry and blue fruits on a savory bed of bay leaf, tobacco and cedar. Medium-bodied and elegant, with moderate tannins, Jeb Dunnuck predicts “it’s going to cruise for over a decade in cool cellars on its balance and purity.”
The 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma Estates offers a pretty, nuanced bouquet that includes plenty of blue fruits as well as sappy herbs, bay leaf, tobacco, and lead pencil. Medium-bodied, elegant, and beautifully balanced on the palate, with moderate tannins, it's going to cruise for over a decade in cool cellars on its balance and purity.