Goldschmidt Vineyards

Goldschmidt Vyd 'Katherine' Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Tasting Notes. Vintage: 2017 Appellation: AV 100% Varietal: 100% Cabernet Sauv Clone: Jackson Yield: 3.5 tons per acre, by hand pH: 3.77 Titratable Acidity: 6.1 g/L Alc %: 14.5 Barrels: Medium Toast Aging: 60% French 20% American 20% Hungarian 12 months, 20% new ML Complete: Yes Racked: Gravity
Item Number: 33173

Goldschmidt Vineyard 'Game Ranch' Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91This 100% varietal wine is spicy and succulent, with a touch of oak reduction on the nose that resolves as it opens. Big boned, it tastes dark cherry- and plum-driven, spiked with cinnamon and black Wine Enthusiast, VB, 2017.
Item Number: 28581

Goldschmidt Vyd 'Katherine' Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
The Tasting Panel 91 Perfumed with tart blackberries and chocolate-covered raisins, the palate possesses silky tannins spotted with white pepper and enveloped in notes of plum, raspberry, and heather.  Tasting notes Rich and robust with aromas of black cherry, black tea, dark spices, and mocha.

Goldschmidt Vyd 'Katherine' Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
" Rich and robust with aromas of black cherry, black tea, dark spices, and mocha. Bold and structured showing ripe black currant, cherry, and plum flavors. Every smooth, soft, and supple finish.  Katherine Goldschmidt The latest release of this very popular, value-oriented Cabernet by Nick

Goldschmidt Vineyards 'Hilary' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
91  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 91 This grows at a vineyard on Highway 29 just north of Oakville Cross Road; it's clone 7 cabernet planted in 1980 on sandy loam soils. The wine is relatively light in color and in its overall gracious impression, while still offering generous fruit richness in a fresh and friendly

Goldschmidt Vyd 'Katherine' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
VINTAGE NOTES: Another exceptional vintage in Alexander Valley with outstanding color and flavor development. Ripe, black fruit characters and great concentration. A warm, relatively dry spring through April and May produced very even flowering and fruit set. We were a little worried in midsummer

Goldschmidt Vineyards 'Chelsea' Merlot 2014
89  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 89 "Doesn't scream Merlot but remains sleek and zesty. Fun to drink, with lively notes of black cherry, toasty vanilla and spiced herb. Drink now through 2021."  Named after Nick Goldschmidt’s eldest daughter, Chelsea Merlot highlights the juicy red fruit and spice notes from

Goldschmidt Vineyard 'Yoeman' Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
93  Anthony Dias Blue 
Wine Enthusiast 93 "A rich, decadent and generous wine, 100% varietal, this is both floral and fruity, bright in cherry and raspberry alongside herbal cedar and vanilla. A medium weight surrounds softly integrated tannins, leading the way to an explosive, juicy finish. This is a classic example of

Goldschmidt Vineyards 'Hilary' Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
91  Anthony Dias Blue 
Anthony Dias Blue 91 Juicy and elegant with bright plum, raspberry and spice; generous and rich, tangy and balanced; dense, long and complex. The Tasting Panel Magazine October 2015  TASTING NOTES: Elegant and rich with black currant, cherry, and perfumed aromatics; shows ripe blackberry and

Goldschmidt 'Game Ranch' Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
92  Anthony Dias Blue 
Anthony Dias Blue 92 Spicy with smooth texture and rich varietal notes; structured and showing lovely finesse; deep, balanced and long. The Tasting Panel Magazine October 2015  "Many of Napa’s most-respected, highest-scoring, and most-collectible Cabernet Sauvignon wines come from Oakville. The

Goldschmidt Vineyards 'Chelsea' Merlot 2013
89  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 89 "Aromas of black cherry and dark spice open to fleshy flavors of red currant, mocha and herb, with firm tannins. A value-priced Merlot, showing real backbone. Drink now through 2021."  Beverage Dynamics 93 "Winemaker Nick Goldschmidt finds that terraced fruit ripens

Goldschmidt Vyd 'Katherine' Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
90  Anthony Dias Blue 
Anthony Dias Blue 90 "Smooth, ripe and lush with sweet plum, blackberyy and soft texture; balanced, rich and long". The Tasting Panel Magazine October 2015 91 "The 2013 Katherine Goldschmidt Crazy Creek Vineyard Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon ($22) offers immediate

Goldschmidt Vyd 'Katherine' Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
" Bright, deep garnet. Very approachable with a mélange of red cherry and ripe blackberry aromas and flavors. The mid-palate is soft and expansive and shows toasty oak and sweet vanilla. Finishes with red tobacco. " ~ Winery notes  “The 2012 harvest was excellent. Growing conditions throughout the

Goldschmidt Vineyards 'Chelsea' Merlot 2012
89  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 89 "Bright cherry aromas lead to crisp, lively flavors of red currant, mineral and dusty herb."  Wine Spectator 100 Top Values Wines of 2014  “When people look for a Merlot they are seeking out a wine that has depth and volume of fruit in the mouth. Too often Merlot

Goldschmidt Vineyards 'Chelsea' Merlot 2011
89  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 89 It’s no disrespect to say this is a great family restaurant-style Merlot. Tens of millions of Americans dig into beef at the neighborhood joint, and they want a good red to drink alongside it. At this price, this is that wine. It’s soft and rich with blackberries, blueberries and

Goldschmidt Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90  'Editors Choice' " All the parts are here to make a good Cabernet. Flavors of chocolate, blackberry jam, cassis and smoky oak are framed in rich tannins. But the wine needs a little time to knit together. Should be drinking well by spring 2014. It’s a great value for the price,

Goldschmidt Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 Editors Choice & BEST OF YEAR 2012 " This is really one of the best values in Caberneton the market. It’s so deliciously rich in blackberry, currant and chocolate, you’ll want to drink the whole bottle right now. Kudos to winemaker Nick Goldschmidt for producing a wine this good

Fidelity 'Crazy Creek Estate' Merlot/Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
" Nick Goldschmidt's fourth vintage of this inexpensive yet classy Bordeaux-styled wine from the Crazy Creek Estate in Alexander Valley. The blend for 2010 is 88% Merlot and 12% Cabernet Sauvignon with 18 months aging in 15% new French oak Full-bodied, soft, and ready to drink now.  I have been

Fidelity 'Crazy Creek Estate' Merlot/Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
88  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 88 "Mostly Merlot, with a balancing Cabernet Sauvignon, this is a soft, gentle wine, a little simple, but rich and satisfying. And at this price, a bargain for a full-bodied, Bordeaux-style wine." ~S.H 9/2011  The 2009 Fidelity is a blend of 73% Merlot and 27% Cabernet Sauvignon.