Wine Advocate | Rating: 84The 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon Coup de Foudre comes across as way too extracted, oaky, lean, and tannic.Author: Robert Parker
Self | Rating: 94Author: Naperwino
Having watched many people commemorate special times in their lives with wine, Price and Schwartz's goal with Coupe de Foudre is to create a unique wine with elements worthy of an unforgettable moment worth capturing forever.
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Collector Data For This Wine
- 150 bottles owned
- 37 collectors
- Average collector rating: 94
(Out of 37 collectors)