Darioush Estate Cabernet Sauvignon * Napa Valley
Darioush Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, Lot No. 128 raises $22,000 to Support Napa Valley Vintners
Darioush was the 15th highest lot out of 179 at the 2006 Premiere Napa Valley, the Valley’s renowned mid-winter barrel auction, raising $22,000 for a unique 10 cases lot of 2004 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon.
The auction, celebrating its tenth anniversary, included 179 wineries and raised $1,870,000 to support programs by the Napa Valley Vintners, a non-profit trade association charged with protecting the Napa Valley Appellation. More information on the auction can be found at: http://www.napavintners.com/auctions/premierenv.asp
Darioush 2002 Signature Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, Recommended
Decanter - January 2006
* * * "Recommended. Decanter panel tasting California Cabernet Sauvignon 2002. A surprise success for California's big-alcohol, big-fruit Cabernets from the underrated 2002 vintage : full marks to Napa...all the better - buy them now."
"Perfumed lavender over spiced fruit aromas. Bright, clean fruit, raspberry over a good firm structure, well balanced. 2-10 years." Janice Fuhrman.