Central Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Michael David Winery (Michael & David Phillips)

Freakshow Lodi Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Time for my #FridayCabernetfix . Here's a nice one from Lodi, California.

Dark ruby in color with a purplish rim.

Fruity nose of blackberries, blueberries, cherries, licorice, oak, vanilla, licorice, spices, smoke, chocolates, mocha, earth, leather, peppercorn and graphite.

Full bodied, smooth and bold, with medium acidity and long legs.

Dry on the palate and very fruity, with blackberries, sweet plums, cherry pie, dried figs, tobacco, spices, wood, vanilla, earth, chocolate cake, coffee, peppercorn and leather.

Medium plus on the finish with fine grained tannins and tangy raspberries.

This Lodi Cabernet is always enjoyable. Showing nice complexity and a great mouthfeel. As a 4 year old, it is much softer, with a tangy ending. Well balanced and enjoyable by itself or with food. Might be too fruity for some.

Wine Enthusiasts 91 points.

Pairs well with a big piece of steak.

14.5% alcohol by volume.

89 points.

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Robert Mondavi Winery

Private Selection Monterey County Cabernet Sauvignon

Very tasty. A strong nose with ripe plum and blackberry plus a hint of leather. On the palate it bursts with purple fruit and a piquant oak, from aging in Bourbon barrels. Solid but mild tannins on the spicy finish and some mineral aftertaste on the tongue. A very happy wine to drink while contemplating the meaning of life. Buy a case because the first bottle will be gone too soon, and then you'll have to drink something else! — 6 days ago

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Di Bruno

Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

An excellent medium bodied Cabernet, this wine is rich in creamy tannins but not so much as to be “liquid bread “. It has very pleasant, yet restrained, Bing cherry and red currant flavors. The oak is also applied with a subtle hand. Overall, this is an impressive offering, which should evolve nicely over a couple of years’ lying down. — 14 days ago

J. Lohr

Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

This is a pretty big wine. Rich velvety plums came to mind and blackberries that reminded me like something from a high end dessert topping. If that makes sense. Smooth finish that did linger nicely. Did not have an opportunity to decant and because of the guests was limited to one glass. I would like more time with this wine to see how it developed after a bit of time. — 13 days ago

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Austin Hope Winery

Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

An exquisitely balanced plum chocolate coffee on palate and rich aroma of cocoa finely tuned tannins a must try! — 11 days ago

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@Paul Treadway Huntington Beacher Bum so you don’t really like this wine too much ?
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Its a good pop & pour weekday wine, but actually paid $20.00, so it was good for the price, nice wine to take to hospitality


@Paul Treadway Huntington Beacher Bum you only paid 20 what 😳 the Least expensive I found it for was 47 😯

Daou Vineyards

Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon

Tastes of fig and blackberry. Slightly tannic. Ruby red in color. Enjoying some time off from work at an out of town conference. Obviously we are being treated very well! 😁 — 17 days ago

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Enjoy! Nice place setting. 😁

Justin Vineyards & Winery

Reserve Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

Very ripe and fruity. Medium oak with hints of tobacco. Plum and blackberry with a finish of cherries. Paired very well with steak. — 7 days ago

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Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

What? I have ducks in my pool!! 🦆🦆 well they were in the pool. was going to go outside to drink this delicious Cab but didn’t want to run them off. Nice fruity, smooth Cab, better on the second day. — 14 days ago

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B.R. Cohn

San Luis Obispo County Cabernet sauvignon 1999

"Staying alive!" Not just still alive... but the fruit still powered through a mature Bordeaux mustiness. — a month ago

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Saddlehorn Cellars

River's End Cabernet Sauvignon

Had the 2016 Reserve Merlot on 6/20/18. Not listed specifically on Delectable. Rich and full-bodied with a dusky undertone. — 3 days ago