Cabernet is king. It always has been and probably always will be. Need proof? Think about this: Cabernet sauvignon is the most widely planted red grape in the world.
Many of the best winemaking regions strive to make great cabernet that gets stellar ratings. The styles range from big and bold to more subtle and refined. The best ones have terrific fruit and tannins along with killer acidity, which aids their long term aging potential.
Whether it be Rodney Strong Vineyards, Freemark Abbey Winery, Trione Vineyards and Winery , or Palmaz Vineyards, there are many that have done just that. We’d like to think that these vineyards, among others, have produced some of the best cabernets in America.
Here are 10 of the very best cabernet sauvignons in America. Decide which one sounds best to you and get your cabernet on!