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Vasse Felix Cabernet Sauvignon, Margaret River, Australia
93 Points

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Region: Western Australia Margaret River
Vintage: 2016
BC Private Wine Stores: $55.0 +price will vary
Marquis Wine Cellars: $61.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -20826
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WineScores' Review

Effusive, supple, ripe.
Cabernet 88%, Malbec 9%, Petit Verdot 2%, Merlot 1%.
Effusive aromas of mulberry, cassis and boxwood, vanilla, baking spices, mocha, pipe tobacco and oodles of fresh minty/eucalypt notes. Espresso, cocoa and tangy black berry flavours adorn the palate and are layered with toasted spices and leather. Ripe and dark and is a smidgen brooding, it has a supple finish and notable structure.

Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, Cheese - Hard/Aged, Good First Impressions, Cellar Keepers, First Date

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2020-04-20 15:32:45.0


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