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CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2017 Central Coast - Livermore
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer RAVEL & STITCH
Extremely deep intense dark purple colour. Very intense, somewhat tropical, baked ripe Damson plum nose with lots of cedary notes. Finish. dry, medium-full to full bodied, dense, spicy, extremely juicy, intense, ripe plum-cherry flavours with a lingering, cedary, vanilla-sandalwood finish. This blend of 77% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Barbera, 6% Petite Sirah, 5% Petit Verdot and 4% Malbec has 14% alcohol and 9 g/L residual sugar. Has not appeared in Vintages before. CSPC 13667
Type Red Wine
Agent Aut Win
Country USA
Region California
Rating ***(90 points)
Solid, Intense, Rich, Ripe, Spicy
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: Primarily Cabernet Sauvignon, with splashes of Barbera, Petite Sirah, Petit Verdot and Malbec rounding out the blend. An appealing bouquet of blackberry pie, cigar box and smoke, with a rich, dense, layered, juicy palate and impressive replays. Great food-friendly acidity and structure. A good option for braised beef. (Vintages panel, July 2019) Price $ 34.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 11, 2020
Cases bought 391 (12 bottles per case)

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