92pointsBlackbird Vineyards 2011 Contrarian Red (Napa Valley)

Sweet cherry, red licorice, violet, cocoa and new oak flavors make this wine drinkable now despite firm tannins. Cabernet Sauvignon's role is relatively muted, with Cab Franc taking a starring role, and Merlot also a strong component of the blend. The window of drinkability extends at least through 2019.

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  • Alcohol
    14.2%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    12/31/2013
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