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Avalon Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Avalon Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

Napa Valley, California, United StatesKirsch, wild blackberry, leather, cherry open this approachable, balanced and moreish Napa cab. Structural and savoury, with grippy / gritty tannins from the 14 months split between French and American oak, and ripe, sun-warmed fruit from vineyards sourced in Rutherford, Oakville and Oak Knoll AVAs. There is a 15 percent tip of merlot that aids in the drinkability. Best with BBQ. The plastic cork has to go.Tasted: 01 November 2018Tasted by: Treve RingPrices: BC 35.99 BCLS NF 29.72 NLC AB 31.00 private wine shops Producer: Avalon WineryDistributors: Authentic Wine and Spirits Merchants
Varietal: Cabernet SauvignonCSPC: 171116UPC: 00851718000024