Nichelini cab 2009 bottle
  • Thumbnail nichelini cab 2009 bottle
  • Thumbnail nichelini cab 2009 label
  • Thumbnail nichelini cab 2009 bottle
  • Nichelini winery image thumb

2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

$48
( 4 )

By: Nichelini Family Winery

In: Napa Valley, CA

750mL / 13.9% ABV

Winestyr Review

This is not an overwhelming, monster Napa Cab - this is a bit more subdued but still very deep and delicious. This wine Would go great with the stronger flavored foods Cab is generally paired with, but also would be great to drink on its own with good friends around a fire. Aged in French and American oak. 100% Cabernet Sauvignon.

What We Love

  • Smooth and sophisticated
  • Napa Valley
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

Buy this wine and enjoy it in good company during stimulating conversation - a sophisticated wine

Experience

Nichelini Family Winery is proud to be one of the pioneers of Napa Valley’s modern wine industry. In 1884, travelling on horseback, homesteaders Anton and Caterina Nichelini became the first Swiss settlers in Napa County’s Chiles Valley. They quickly set about planting vines and olive trees, and by 1895 had constructed a hand-hewn stone winery with a seven-bedroom house above it. This would provide a home for the Nichelinis and their eventual 12 children. The winery, original Roman wine press and house still stand today and have remained in our family’s hands for more than 120 years, making us the oldest family owned winery in Napa County. Our motto is “Generation to Generation”, and to date five generations of Nichelinis have passed on their winemaking knowledge as well as their traditions of hard work and careful craftsmanship. We strive to produce truly world-class, American wines that exhibit finesse, simplicity, and individuality.

Winery

Nichelini Family Winery is proud to be one of the pioneers of Napa Valley’s modern wine industry. Established in 1890, Nichelini is the oldest family owned winery in the Napa Valley. Their motto is “Generation to Generation”, and, to date, five generations of Nichelinis have passed on their winemaking knowledge as well as their traditions of hard work and careful craftsmanship. Nichelini strives to produce world-class wines that exhibit finesse, simplicity, and individuality.

More from this winery

Where are the ratings?

Are the wines any good? Yes, they are and we taste every wine that is considered for our site. We seek out the best wines from the best small-producers in the U.S. and Winestyr is a collection of our favorites. Most of the wines have impressive accolades, however, don't look for "expert" ratings here - we think it's more important to buy wines you find interesting and to decide for yourself. Need some specific recommendations? Chat us in the lower right box or send our lead curator an email at bob@winestyr.com.

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet