Cabernet Sauvignon - Page 17

  • Messina Hof Grapevine Winery

    … Messina Hof Grapevine Winery is located in Grapevine and is the third location for Messina Hof based in Bryan. During the start of the 2014 Moonlit Harvest in August, Paul M. Bonarrigo announced the upcoming winery in Grapevine. Unbeknownst at the time, three-quarters of the future Texas Wine Lover team were present including Gloria and me…

    Jeff Cope/ Texas Wine Loverin Merlot- 6 readers -
  • Quick Review: Colby Red 2012 from California

    …, with a goal of Colby to reach $1,000,000 and beyond. Colby, and the wine are from California. Colby Red is a California blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Shiraz, Merlot and Petite Sirah. The one comes in at 13.9% alcohol. It is deep ruby in colour. Youthful aromas of licorice, dark, ripe fruit, plums, black cherries, a hint of flowers…

    MyWinePalin Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah Merlot- 2 readers -
  • William Church Winery 2011 2 Spires, Columbia Valley, $34

    … in 60% new French oak — toasted to medium plus levels from Saury and Demptos. Remarkable aromas of blackberry, baked plum, chocolate and allspice set the table for luscious and mouthfilling flavors of black cherry, huckleberry jam and black raspberry. It’s supremely balanced with plum skin tannins, juicy acidity and finished with vanilla bean…

    Great Northwest Winein Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah- 5 readers -
  • Carmen 2011 Gran Reserva Cab Sauv mini review

    … Carmen 2011 Gran Reserva Cab Sauv mini review Another one from the Chilean wine festival. Dark in color with a mild nose of lovely red berries. On the mid pallet the wine displays red cherries to match the nose. A nice varietal cab sauv. On the medium length finish the wine displays some super dryness, along with some smooth tannins. There’s…

    John Galea/ Canadian Wine Guyin Cabernet Sauvignon- 3 readers -
  • Pepper Bridge Winery 2011 Trine, Walla Walla Valley, $65

    … and Octave vineyards formed this grouping of Cabernet Sauvignon (40%), Cabernet Franc (28), Petit Verdot (12%), Malbec (12%) and Merlot. Aromas of blackberry taffy, cherry juice and black currant syrup pick up pinches of caramel and black pepper. The flavor profile is dark, alluring and focused on blueberries and chocolate-covered pomegranate with ageworthy tannins and a finish of Montmorency cherry. Rating: Recommended Production: 606 cases Alcohol: 14.4% …

    Great Northwest Winein Cabernet Franc Merlot- 7 readers -
  • Achaval Ferrer Quimera 2011

    … Placed in the preamble to the Andes Mountains in central-western Argentina, Mendoza is home to the country’s most prolific wine region. The grapes grown there – predominantly Malbec – benefit from a medley of favorable conditions including altitude, rugged soils crammed with rock and sunny, arid days that are followed by cool nighttime…

    Jeff Alexander/ Pennsylvania Vine Companyin Cabernet Sauvignon Malbec- 3 readers -
  • Building Trust by the Glass

    … a California Sauvignon Blanc that BTG's at $10. I get all of the samples together into distinct flights and have everybody vote, so that all of the different palates pick what was the best in each flight. It's like it is in blind tasting competitions where your least geeky or nerdy wine will always win, because of its overall friendliness and flavor…

    VineBuzzin Cabernet Sauvignon Sauvignon Blanc Chardonnay- 2 readers -
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