2009 Robert Foley - Claret 750ml

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International Wine Cellar | Rating: 92

(100% cabernet sauvignon): Bright ruby-red. Sexy aromas and flavors of black raspberry, dark chocolate and licorice. Supple, sweet and concentrated, but with a solid spine of suave tannins giving shape to the wine. The long, chocolatey aftertaste underscores the impression of sweetness. Really lush cabernet here.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 162

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Wine Spectator | Rating: 94

A classy, stylish wine, smooth and creamy, delivering a tasty mix of red berry, raspberry, currant and mocha, with touches of cedar, forest floor and roasted herb. Ends with fleshy, fine-grained tannins that give the flavors just enough traction.

Drink Dates: 2013-2024
Author: James Laube


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Customer Reviews For This Wine


Rating: 93
Author: npayab
Tasted On: 10/24/2013
Tightly wound. Too young, should have decanted for an hour or so. Velvety with black cherry finish

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Winemaker Robert Foley began his winemaking career in 1977, working at Heitz Winery before becoming founding winemaker at Markham, where he developed the style of Merlot that helped make the variety a mega-trend in the 1980s. Following his success at Markham, Foley is perhaps best known for his tenure with Pride and Paloma. He still keeps a coterie of clients including School House, Switchback Ridge and Hourglass. He founded Robert Foley Vineyards in 1999 and was named Food & Wine Magazine's Winemaker of the Year in 2007.

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