WHO: Rodney Strong Winery
WHAT: Cabernet Sauvignon
WHERE: California, Sonoma County, Alexander Valley
HOW MUCH: $45
87 points, Wine Enthusiast: Structured from the start, this wine provides succulent boysenberry and blackberry around a full-figured body that’s otherwise steeped in vanilla and coffee, the toasted oak quite prevalent. It finishes slightly tart in dried herb and mushroom.