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Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, California
93 Points

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Region: California Napa Valley
Vintage: 2016
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BC: $60.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -561126
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WineScores' Review

Seductive, generous, supple.
Dominated by Cabernet, this classic blend made from traditional Bordeaux varieties, which comes from a selection of fine Napa Valley vineyards. A generous red, it doles out inky aromas of intense cassis, vanilla, black cherries and baking spices. Just as concentrated, the palate delivers dusty dark fruit, savoury spices, toasted oak and chicory with bittersweet cocoa and espresso lingering on a persistent finish. This wine has it all; balance, structure and authority.


 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Good First Impressions, Cellar Keepers, First Date


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Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-05-25 11:50:20.0

 

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