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Wynns Coonawarra Estate 53Rd Vintage Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Wynns Coonawarra Estate 53Rd Vintage Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
Coonawarra, South Australia, Australia

Community Score: 4.5/5
Community Reviews: 2
Price: $24.95
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Alcohol: 14%
Drink: 2013-2016
Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Wynns Coonawarra Estate

Dan Trcka Wine Blogger rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

The 2008 Wynns Coonawarra Estate Cabernet Sauvignon is a medium bodied, fruity to integrated wine. It has intense aromas of black currant, oak, coconut, vanilla and smoke on the nose and black currant and vanilla on the palate. It has a sharp acidity, refined tannins (decant for 30 min) and a long overoaked finish. Ready to drink now or can be cellared standing up (screw cap) for another 5-10 years. Drink-how: it is quite overpowering for most foods, good as a sipper - especially at parties as it has a mass appeal. My impression: NICE, 90-91 pts - though overoaked, for this level of complexity it's reasonably priced. Tasted Aug/12.

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