Monte De Oro 2011 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (Temecula Valley)

This wine, which includes 9% Cabernet Franc and some use of American and Hungarian oak, is a very strong regional showing, with complex but never confusing aromas of huckleberry pie, purple lilacs, chopped dill and lava rocks. The dark flavors are harder to pin down, from Asian-spiced plums to the berry-laced fudge finish, so the experience is more about structure than ripeness. Matt Kettmann

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  • Alcohol
    14.8%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    5/1/2015
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