Vergenoegd Cabernet Sauvignon 2006, Wo Stellenbosch

Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Sauvignon
Stellenbosch, South Africa

$24.95 (68445)

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November 23, 2013

Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

From one of the oldest Cape estates, in the hands of the Faure family for six generations, this is a big, firm,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Mature to be sure, with dried tomato leaf and some antiseptic, burnt rubber notes in the typical South African style....

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Community Reviews (1)

Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Deep ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.

Well aged Cab for under $25

Positives: This wine features cedar, blackcurrants, anise, iodine, pencil shavings, dark cherry, sage, arugula and leather. Full body with medium tannins, good acidity and a long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Point: This Cab comes from one of the oldest vineyards dating back to 1696.

Drink now or in the next 2 years on its own or pair it with grilled T-bone steak.

Tasted: 28 Nov 2013

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 Total: 17.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+

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