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Wine Enthusiast

Mastering Napa's Mountains

June 2017 | “Another high-profile project is Acumen Wines… it’s a high-elevation, rocky site six miles off the Silverado Trail and above the fog line. Its 32 acres, now known as Attelas, are certified organic.”
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Napa Valley Register

Acumen opens downtown gallery

May 25, 2017 | “Unlike most downtown tasting room, Acumen’s incorporates a high-end art gallery that will feature a rotating collection of art… the striking space also includes a small wine bar where taps dispense some samples as well as a private tasting room and a glass-front closet for wines.”
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Jancis Robinson

Acumen, the importance of the human factor

Apr 10, 2017 | “Delicious, herbal, tree character here that gives a savoury depth to the wine and again that mountain rock element throughout. 18.5+ out of 20 points”
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Forbes

15 Cold Weather Wines for the Last Days of Winter

Mar 10, 2017 | “This wine packs in all the fruit you’d expect in a Napa Cab, but with such finesse.”
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Wine Enthusiast

The 2013 Napa Valley Vintage as told in 10 Cabs

Feb 20, 2017 | “It shines in bristling acidity, dusty tannin and a beautiful floral aroma of violet. Editors’ Choice.”
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Santa Cruz Sentinel

California Wine of the Week: Acumen 2013 Mountainside Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley

Jan 17, 2017 | “The Mountainside Cabernet Sauvignon is like a deep root, full of twists and turns and dark dimension. Purple in color with a blackberry aroma, it’s velvety smooth.”
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Capital Gazette

Acumen Mountainside Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Dec 28, 2016 | “Powerful structure with layered cherry, blueberry and plum flavors. Long, mineral finish.”
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The Tennessean

Holiday Wines: Save or splurge

Dec 17, 2016 | “Acumen Cabernet Sauvignon is making a name for itself with estate-grown organic fruit from Napa’s coveted Atlas Peak AVA. “
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The Lowell Sun

Six wines get stamp of approval from club tasters

Dec 15, 2016 | "Very classy, richly layered in blackberries, plummy, so smooth and velvety, refined, toasty vanilla finish."
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The Cleveland Plain Dealer

Best high-end wines: 2016 guide

Dec 15, 2016 | “The 2013 Acumen Cabernet Sauvignon ($60) from Napa Valley has a pronounced black cherry flavor, and came alive with some air.”
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The Tasting Panel Magazine

95 points - Acumen Wine 2013 Mountainside Cabernet Sauvignon

Dec 2016 | "... balanced and deep, it is the equal of wines selling for five times the price."
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Bigger Than Your Head

Whither Napa Valley Cabernet XII: Nine Examples

Dec 7, 2016 | ” …an experience that feels as if you’re drinking architecture…”
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D Magazine

What to Drink Now: More Delicious Napa Valley Reds

Dec 5, 2016 | “…a new winery from high atop Atlas Peak led by one of Napa’s most respected winemakers, Steve Matthiasson.”
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The Detroit News

Acumen: Winery on Atlas Peak in Napa touts 2013 Mountainside Cabernet

Nov 18, 2016 | “It’s elegant and powerful, and expresses the earthy, mineral-laden tones of mountain fruit in the flavors.”
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The Planet Grape Wine Review

2013 Acumen Mountainside Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

Oct 13, 2016 | “Full-bodied, balanced, supple and expressive…”
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