2006 Blankiet - Cabernet Sauvignon Paradise Hills Vineyard 750ml

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2006 Blankiet - Cabernet Sauvignon Paradise Hills Vineyard
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(60% cabernet sauvignon and 40% merlot) Dark ruby-red. Vibrant, complex nose combines currant, minerals, tobacco and brown spices. Wonderfully sweet, lush and fine-grained, with its silky texture enlivened by compelling inner-mouth perfume. Intriguing mineral and licorice notes add to the complexity of this very deep, layered wine, which finishes with spreading tannins and outstanding length. Large-scaled and rather powerful but with a lovely light touch. A superb 2006.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 144

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Score: 92
Author: Lellman2
Trust Rating: 90
Tasted On: 04/01/2014
Great, Well made wine, Nice fruit with great balance, Red fruit, smooth.
Score: 97
Author: Johnnymd
Trust Rating: 96
Tasted On: 09/09/2010
Powerful, elegant yet beautifully balanced cab. Tastes more like a Mouton than typical super Napa. I think this is best ever from Blankiet. Could last 10+ years, but mine won't.
More Vintages and Sizes of Blankiet - Cabernet Sauvignon Paradise Hills Vineyard:

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2005 (1.5L)
2005 (750ml)
2004 (1.5L)
2004 (750ml)
2003 (750ml)
2002 (1.5L)
2002 (750ml)

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