Lancaster Estate

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Here in the southernmost tip of Alexander Valley, where Knights Valley and Chalk Hill are nearby companions, growing conditions excel as a result of cooler marine influences slipping through the Valley, extending the growing season and allowing traditional Bordeaux varieties to develop elegant structure, age-worthy tannins and vibrant, rich flavors with both balance and power.
In 1995, Lancaster Estate debuted following the acquisition of Mayacama Creek Winery and its estate vineyards. Over the next two decades, with great dedication and an unswerving commitment dedicated to limited release Bordeaux styled wines that are grown, produced and bottled from our 53 estate acres, micro-farmed in small vineyard blocks, each with its own expression.

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Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93+ Medium to deep garnet-purple, the 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate reveals notes of warm blackcurrants, black cherry compote and blueberry preserves with touches of cedar, mocha, new leather and sandalwood plus a waft of bay leaves. Full-bodied and giving a taut frame of chewy
Item Number: 30460
Case: $515.70
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Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94WS TOP 100 2017 Rank 86.A Big, rich Cabernet, with firm, structured tannins that are powerful and edgy, framing the core of blackberry, black cherry, plum and espresso flavors. An impressive effort. Best from2019 to 2029. 4,075 cases made. -JL.

Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91-93 The 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate showcases the brilliant Cabernet Sauvignon that can be achieved in Alexander Valley. With loads of plum, blackberry and cassis fruit, noticeable but sweet tannin, and a multilayered mouthfeel, the wine has attractive suppleness and thrilling

Lancaster Estate Samantha's Sauvignon Blanc 2015
Sauvignon Blanc is the noble white wine of Bordeaux, and Samantha’s honors both its origins and Samantha Simpkins, twin sister to Sophia.  Since its first vintage, Samantha’s has proven elusive, with the vintage regularly selling out long before the next release. And no wonder, with its aromatic

Lancaster Estate Samantha's Sauvignon Blanc 2013
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92  Flinty and austere, this is an elegant white wine crafted from 100% Musque clone, dancing in pear and grapefruit. The layered texture impressively stands out, riding the wave between creamy and lemony crisp with precision, opening the door for the wine to finish refreshingly. 

Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90-92+ "The 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley, which is 77% Cabernet Sauvignon and the rest Malbec, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot, is their biggest cuvée of 3,640 cases. It is scheduled for bottling in January of 2015. Hints of graphite, black raspberry and

Lancaster 'Estate' Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 A majority of estate-grown Cabernet Sauvignon is joined by Merlot and smaller amounts of Malbec, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc. They make for a balanced, herbal wine, dressed in peppercorn, black currant and blackberry adornments. Elegant in dry tannins and a hint of cedar, it

Lancaster 'Estate' Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 The 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon is much more polished than the 2009 tasted alongside it. Asphalt, smoke, tobacco, licorice and tar all flow as this sumptuous Cabernet shows off its sexy, undeniably appealing personality. Hints of mocha and espresso add a resonant warmth that is hugely

Lancaster 'Estate' Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "The 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate bursts from the glass with blackberries, cassis, grilled herbs, smoke and licorice, all of which are beautifully woven together. This ripe juicy Cabernet presents an exotic, super-ripe profile balanced by a firm sense of structure. Not a bad

Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Spectator 90 "Complex aromas of black olive, currant and blackberry are firm, rich and focused. Full-bodied and layered, with hints of mineral, sage, cedar and anise adding to the mix as the flavors unfold. Best from 2011 through 2018. 3,134 cases made."~ JL  Wine Enthusiast 91 "The soft,

Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2006
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92 "A very fine Cabernet. Not quite in the league of the 04 and 05, but rich and complex, a wine to drink now and over the next few years. Shows sweet tannins and accessible flavors of wild blackberries, currants, herbs and smoky cedar. "  Robert Parker 90 "The 2006 Cabernet

Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
97  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 97"Steadily but surely, they've built up the wine, and the '04 is the best ever. It's a gorgeous Cab, softly complex, rich in cassis, cherry, spice and oak flavors anchored with warmth, earthy tannins."