A lush nose with dark berries, cinnamon, cedar and pepper notes leads on this friendly Cabernet from Beau Joubert. An overall spicy tobacco sweetness, balanced by red berry fullness, shows on the palate. The finish is long with a peppery spin.
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Executive Editor Susan Kostrzewa joined Wine Enthusiast in 2006, when she moved from Sonoma, California, to Manhattan. Kostrzewa has written and edited wine, food and travel stories for the past 14 years, and oversees all editorial direction of Wine Enthusiast Magazine and WineMag.com, in addition to the tasting programs. Kostrzewa co-edited the Wine Enthusiast Wine & Food Pairings book and has co-authored numerous books on wine and travel in her career. Email: email@example.com