Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: Costco, Florida
Country: United States
Region: Napa Valley
Format: 750 mL
Alcohol: 14.9% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.
This wine is reminiscent of Christmas potpourri
Positives: This complex wine features cedar, nutmeg, cinnamon, cherry, black currents, blackberry, mulberry, Darjeeling tea, mocha, espresso, Christmas cake, roasted raspberry almonds, graphite & leather. Full body with medium+ tannins, good acidity & a long length.
Negatives: You can feel the 14.9% alcohol
Drink now or over the next 5 years on its own or pair it with Beef Wellington.
Tasted: 4 January 2014
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 10/10 Total: 19/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4