2007 Sloan Proprietary Red Napa

Share on Facebook

2007 Sloan Proprietary Red  Napa image

(100 Points)  The 2007 Sloan, now in bottle, has lived up to the extraordinary quality it exhibited from barrel. A world-class, perfumed nose of charcoal, espresso roast, white chocolate, black currants, sweet plums, Asian soy and a Grave-like scorched earth aroma soars from the glass of this dense purple-colored wine. Full-bodied and seamlessly constructed with a multidimensional mouthfeel as well as a phenomenal finish, this 2007 carries considerable tannin, but at present it is concealed by the wine’s luxurious levels of fruit, glycerin and intensity. This spectacular 2007 should drink well for 25-30+ years. Stuart Sloan’s operation on a beautiful hillside just above Auberge du Soleil has taken off in less than a decade. They produce slightly more than 600 cases, but they hope to eventually reach 1,000 cases. This spectacular vineyard is treated like a spoiled child and Sloan boasts an impressive winemaking team of Martha McClellan and globe-trotting consultant Michel Rolland. The blend is dominated by Cabernet Sauvignon (80-85%) with the rest some awesome Cabernet Franc and tiny portions of Petit Verdot and Merlot.  Wine Advocate #192Dec 2010


  • List Price: $900.00

  • Sale Price: $650.00

Quantity in Stock: 2

add to cart

Share on Facebook

continue shopping

Cart Summary

Your shopping cart is empty!

Wine Watch Events

Virtual Wine Tasting Featuring Adelsheim Vineyards with Special Guest David Adelsheim

Wed, Oct 21, 2020

Untitled Document “Wine is like people. The wine takes all the influences in life all ...

Biondi Santi Brunello Di Montalcino Legendary Tuscany Wine Tasting

Thu, Oct 22, 2020

“Most bad," the host concluded. "If you ask me, something sinister lurks in men who avoid wine, ga...

Super Chateauneuf Du Pape Tasting featuring Domaine Henri Bonneau and Chateau Rayas with Special Guest Dr. Robert Maliner

Fri, Oct 23, 2020

"When it came to writing about wine, I did what almost everybody does - faked it"  - Art Buchwald...

1979 Vintage Red Burgundy Tasting

Sat, Oct 24, 2020

Water Separates the people of the world.  Wine unites them.   The 1979 vintage was an import...

Virtual Wine Tasting Featuring Deutz Champagne with Special Guest Fabrice Rosset

Wed, Oct 28, 2020

It’s Wednesday at that means time for our virtual wine tasting!    W...

Wines of Wildlife Virtual Blind Tasting

Wed, Oct 28, 2020

                &nbs...

2000 Vintage California Cabernet Sauvignon Wine Tasting - A Study of 20 Year Old Wines

Thu, Oct 29, 2020

  Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. Plautus     &...

Champagne Magnum Party featuring Big Bottles of Bubbles Friday, October 30th 7:30pm

Fri, Oct 30, 2020

“Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right.” Mark Twain Can you have to...

California Cult Cabernet Sauvignon Tasting featuring Screaming Eagle with Special Guest Dr. Robert Maliner

Sat, Oct 31, 2020

"By making this wine vine known to the public, I have rendered my country as great a service as if I had ...

Virtual Wine Tasting Featuring Hanzell Winery with Special Guest Jason Jardine

Wed, Nov 4, 2020

Virtual Wine Tasting Featuring Hanzell Winery with Special Guest Jason Jardine  Virtual Tasting Wines:  ...