Posts Tagged ‘Cabernets’

Pear Valley Syrah (Pear Valley Vineyard) 2007 wine review by (PB)

Dark black cherry hue with nice black berry bouquet accompanied by dark chocolate and tar with a hint of pipe tobacco. (This smells more Cabernetish than some Cabernets) Explosion of big fruit-bomb black berry, full bodied, rich, textured, still a little chewy, with smokey dark fruit finish that lingers a while. This is a big […]

Darioush Napa Valley Signature Shiraz 2008 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes: Rich wild berries with cocoa and charcoal notes on the nose Full bodied on the palate Heavy tannins, dark berries and subtle notes of clove and pepper Summary: My tasting notes finished with: nice, rich, stylish, and sturdy. Darioush is known for its big, bold Cabernets which I’ve had a number of times. […]

Sebastiani Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon 2002 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes: Ripe plum, anise, and some cedar on the nose Full bodied and finely textured on the palate Long, silky mocha and dark fruit finish Summary: I was served this wine blind, compliments of PB of The Wine Cask Blog, and I was blown away after seeing the label. Here’s an example of wine […]

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