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Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 144
($75) Full, bright ruby-red. Expressive aromas of dark berries, mocha, truffle, licorice, smoke and tobacco. Sweet, lush and creamy but not at all sloppy, with a truffley note complicating the berry and tobacco flavors. Broad, ripe tannins won't get in the way of drinking this rather forward wine now, but it's balanced to age.
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Author: Robert Parker
The three red wines include the impressive 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon (539 cases of 100% Cabernet Sauvignon). Offering classic creme de cassis, licorice, scorched earth, and new oak characteristics, this nicely structured, medium to full-bodied red is built for 15-20 years of evolution.
Trust Rating: 95
Tasted On: 02/04/2012
Site Blog: mac_h
Trust Rating: 97
Tasted On: 03/12/2010
Super big wine. Berry forward and needs to either sit longer or air before serving.
Trust Rating: 99
Tasted On: 05/24/2009
Site Blog: dougwilder - the purely domestic wine blog
14.9% alcohol, 535 cases produced, planted in 1996
Aromas: dark, intense and pure blackberry jam, herbs and coffee.
Palate: extremely sexy flavors of layered plum, blackberry and violet - some of the purest flavor components I have encountered.
Impression: a stunning wine that is a joy to drink, impeccable structure, depth and elegance.
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