Tag Archives: Cabernet Sauvignon

Blue Rock Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

Alexander Valley in Sonoma County is known for their voluptuous, refined Cabernet Sauvignon’s and this one is no exception! The unique terroir of Alexander Valley is just magical which would inspire a winemaker to put forth their best wines. This Cabernet Sauvignon spent 22 months in 50% new French Oak and 50% in once used barrels. Because there were prior

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Blacksmith Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

Blacksmith 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon is very well crafted and forged to be an amazing wine! And so it is. Full bodied with rich flavors of stewed blackberries, ripe raspberries, anise, and hints of toffee. On the second sip, hints of olives and pipe tobacco came through to a long and graceful finish. Complex, balanced, and has all the flavors that

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Sprucewood Shores Cabernet Sauvignon

Being in Virginia now, it’s tough to get to our favorite Canadian wineries on the North Lake Erie Shore. So I have been saving some of those wines until we can get there again. Only 30 minutes from downtown Detroit, this wine region is beautiful, fun, with some excellent quality wines! Sprucewood Shores Winery is one of those “must stop”

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Hawk and Horse Vineyard “Latigo” Dessert Wine 2011

A luxurious port style dessert wine made from organic Cabernet Sauvignon grapes and is meant to soothe the savage palate at 19% alcohol! In the glass, violet in color with garnet tones. Intense aroma’s of ripe plum, anise, and rich black cherries. Velvety smooth across the palate, bursting with dark fruit and light balanced tannins. Sumptuous flavors of ripe black

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