Chateau Ste. Michelle Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, Columbia Valley

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Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Sauvignon
Washington, Usa

$19.95 (269357)

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88 pts
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August 08, 2015

Critic Reviews (10)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A Judge's Choice pick at the National Wine Awards of Canada, this wonderfully concentrated cabernet offers notes of...

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Craig Pinhey
Craig Pinhey

Well supplied on the nose with savoury/cedar/herbal and oak aromas as well as dark fruit. Really smooth in the mouth,...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

A bit manufactured with lots of vanilla and chocolatey oak but still with plenty of aroma and flavour with blueberry,...

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DJ Kearney
DJ Kearney

A lovely briary nose has a wild and perfumed side that is captivating. Dark vinous fruit with a citrus oil note,...

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Brad Royale
Brad Royale

Quite a fruity nose with mixed berry puree and chocolate vanilla ice cream. The palate is supple with low-lying...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a slender, rather confected cabernet with dusty oak, mocha, tea and raspberry fruit. It's Washington origin...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

The Ste. Michelle style in this series is always about drinkability. Look for a soft, forward style wine with supple...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

A dreggy and bedraggled earthy aroma is quick to raise an eyebrow. Attributing the aroma to a Mediterranean-like...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

Ripe plum, lightly smoked branch, twine. Big cedar wood, dusky cassis, ripe, plump plum, black cherry, light pencil...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Sweet, soft and oaky, with vague cabernet-like flavours and basic length. Commercial stuff. Tasted July 2015. Value...

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Community Reviews (1)

Ross Turek
Ross Turek

My wife and love this wine, on back order. The bouquet is flowery and taste very deep.

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