Label Image
2010 Morlet Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Passionnement Oakville
Out of Stock
Not Yet Rated Be the first to rate this wine
Expert Ratings
read the reviews

Begin Your Search

WineAccess Travel Log

Read stories from the world's greatest wine trails.

Expert Reviews

93+ Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - May/June 2013

(made from Morlet's best barrels of cabernet):  Bright, deep ruby.  Aromas of cassis, licorice and graphite lifted by a violet topnote.  At once sweet and penetrating, with terrific intensity and cut to the flavors of dark berries, licorice, spices, herbs, graphite and minerals.  Already conveying strong personality and yet this wine is muscular and medicinal in the early going.  The firm tannins avoid dryness, suggesting that this wine will gain with bottle age.  The '09 version was more feminine than this one, but I'd like to taste the two vintages side by side in ten years.

97 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

Member Ratings

Your Rating & Review
0 Member Ratings

Be the first to rate this wine

Greyed Out Ratings Graph


Napa Place Image
About Napa Valley

Napa Valley is the most famous wine-growing area in the U.S. It begins at the base of Mount St. Helena in the north and tapers off some 30 miles to the south into the floodplain where the Napa River enters San Francisco Bay. From Mount St. Helena to the city of Napa, the valley is defined by two north-south ridgelines of the Coast Range Mountains.
Read More »

Varietal Image
Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon built its reputation on Bordeaux's Left Bank. Here, in the district of Medoc, the varietal is the key component of blended wines that also may include some Merlot and Cabernet Franc, and even Malbec and Petit Verdot. Moving slightly south, Cabernet Sauvignon meets Merlot in roughly equal proportions in the red wines of Graves. In both of these Bordeaux regions, the top bottles...
Read More »