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USA, Red Blend (Cabernet Sauvignon with a touch of Petite Verdot), Rubicon Estate, Francis Coppola, Napa, 2005

Red Blend of 98.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 1.5% Petit Verdot. N/ Huge blackberries and black fruits. Graham crackers, melting caramel, fat vanilla, raw vanilla bean. Deep, black soil. Light coconut. Light granite. WOW. T/ Full mouthfeel. Smooth, massively full, black fruits laced with giant, but tamed tannins. Slightly spiced melted chocolate. Long, fruit blast into […]

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Wine Prices

Wine Prices Expensive wines are not always better – trust me on that.  The pricing of wine often lacks meticulous analysis, and may include the rigorous application of questionable algorithms entitled: “what are my neighborhood wineries getting away with”, “what has Parker rated similar wines at lately”, “do I expect some press to be coming […]

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