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1996 Pride Mountain Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve Sonoma/Napa Counties
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About Pride Mountain Vineyards

Nestled above the Spring Mountain fog, on the Napa-Sonoma county line, Pride Mountain Vineyard sits on a former 340-acre agricultural Summit Ranch. In 1989, when Jim and Carolyn Pride purchased the spread they planned on growing grapes to sell, but soon caught the bug and built a winery.

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1996 Pride Mountain Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve Sonoma/Napa Counties

Producer: Pride Mountain Vineyards
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Cabernet Sauvignon
Origin: California
Region: Other California

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92(+) Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - May/June 1999

Good deep ruby. Vibrant, floral aromas of blueberry, cassis, black cherry and cedar. Sweet, quite dense and aromatic in the mouth, with a superripe note of chocolate. Very primary and in need of bottle aging. Thoroughly ripe and impressively long on the aftertaste. These two reserve bottlings are superb for the vintage, but will require patience.

94 Points | Wine Spectator
99 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Cabernet Sauvignon

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