St Francis Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Sauvignon
California, Usa

$29.95 (671164)

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89 pts
5
December 10, 2016

Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a deeply coloured, nicely rich yet quite well structured cabernet - as are so many 2013s from California. It...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Dark and meaty, with satisfyingly dark fruit and resinous herb flavours, and a measured dose of wood spice. Length...

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Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

Richer styled, no doubt, but the fruit is so juicy and the texture so comfortable. While it shows a bit more...

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Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Solid California Cab for under $30

Description: Deep, dark almost opaque ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features cedar, ripe blackcurrants, plum, blackberry, tar, tobacco, tomato leaf, dark chocolate and violets on the nose. Full body with medium+ tannin, good acidity and a long length.

Negatives: A touch of heat from the 14.8% alcohol

Drink now or in the next 7 years on its own or pair it with Beef Brochette with Taleggio and Spicy Chocolate Sauce.

Tasted: 9 December 2016

Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10 (Sale price: 9.5+/10) Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4

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