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Medium golden yellow. Thick nose with honeysuckle, honey, and some white flowers. Medium acidity (5.5/10) with a medium body. Nice level of syrupiness without being over the top. Some layers of flowers, honey and a touch of spices. Insane value for a Sauternes! Drink till 2022.
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Perfect wine for a party with a halloween theme.
Dark garnet red core with a little bricking on the edges. A bit of acetone on the nose and a touch toasty with smoked berries. Medium plus tannins (6.5/10) and medium bodied. A little jammy on the palate but minimal with some layered dark berries, twigs, spices, bark and gravel. Dry medium plus to long finish. Drink till 2023.
Made up of 86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Cabernet Franc and 2% Merlot. Aged for 20 months in 40% new French oak, and then an additional 6 months in the bottle prior to release. Only 314 cases produced.|Sample provided by Winery, retail price is $85.00. — 5 days ago
Medium garnet edges with a bit of ruby in the core. Interesting nose with elements that of red cherries, black currants, twigs and purple flowers. Balanced acidity (5.5/10) and tannins (5/10). Needed some time to open up nicely. Notes of cherries, raspberries and spices on the palate. Light plus to medium bodied with a medium to medium plus finish. Drink till 2019. — 11 days ago
Deep purplish red. Lovely, dark and rich nose with dark cocoa, dark cherries, mocha, dark spices and some black fruits too. Medium tannins (6/10) and rounded. Dark fruits on the palate with balanced acidity and pleasant earthiness. Medium plus finish. Drink till 2022.
Need to try warmer next time. — 3 days ago
Coravinned a quick sample to try out. Deep and bright purplish ruby red. Quite savory on the nose with notes of black olives, black pepper, even a little white pepper, some more spices and smoky undertones. A touch of dark berries too. Medium tannins (6/10) with balanced acidity and medium body. Quite dry and savory on the palate with dark cherries, crushed gravel and dark spices. Decent finish that lingers for a little. Drink till 2022. — 7 days ago
Deep garnet red with a touch of ruby in the core. Aged nose with notes of plums, damp earth, truffles and tobacco. Medium tannins (5.5/10) and medium bodied. A touch toasty on the palate with burnt cherries, bark and some cocoa leaves. Medium to medium plus finish. Drink till 2018. — 7 days ago
Medium golden yellow. Needed to warm up a little to start showing some notes on the nose with peaches, honeysuckle and mandarins. Hidden acidity behind a bit of sweetness. A touch of melons, white peaches and a bit sappy or cloye. Medium bodied with a light and sweet finish. Drink till 2019. | Picked up for $16.95. — 14 days ago
Medium purplish red. Dark spices on the nose, bitter cocoa, oak barrel, some animal nuances, light cherries, a touch smoky and crushed gravel. Tight on the tannins (6.5/10) not yet rounded. Complex palate yet tight as well with notes of raw twigs, bramble berries, anise, spices, dried cherries, a touch of alcohol and pepper. Long finish with definite potential to improve once the palate rounds out. Drink till 2024. — 4 days ago
Super dark ruby red. A bit of complexity on the nose with cinnamon, cedar, earth, herbs, a bit toasty and touch of red berries. Rounded and medium tannins (6/10). Medium bodied with notes of spices, dust, strawberries and cherries. Medium plus finish and well balanced. Drink till 2023.
Made up of 86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Cabernet Franc, and 1% Merlot. Aged for 20 months in 40% new French oak, and then an additional 6 months in the bottle prior to release. Only 308 cases produced.|Sample provided by Winery, retail price is $85.00. — 5 days ago
Dark purplish ruby red. Layered nose with tons of cinnamon, blackberries, creme de cassis, vanilla, and a bit of graphite. Super dark palate with heavy tannins (7/10) and full bodied. Voluptuous and silky on the palate with tons of blackberries, classis, sweet spices, spices, and black currants. Even a touch savory. Long and lingering finish. Drink till 2039. — 8 days ago