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Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 Wine Review

Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Paso Robles, California, United States

Community Score: 88.4/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2011-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Liberty School

Agent: Trialto Wine Group Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

This terrific Cabernet, so well-structured and tasty, and an excellent value. Aromas of black cherries and blackberries waft from the glass with an undertone of dark spices. A robust, concentrated and richly layered wine selected in honour of all those university and college graduates who will soon be at liberty from their schools.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: grilled steak, hamburgers, meat lovers' pizza.

This was reviewed April 12, 2012 by

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Reviews and Ratings

Bobbi Jo rated this wine as 90/100
Dan Trcka Wine Blogger rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

The 2010 Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon (a vintage without a release, yet not in an essential section and often on sale) has attractive notes of blackberry, prune, coconut and vanilla. It is full bodied, fruity, on the acidic side, with subtle to refined tannins (decant for 30-60 min) and a medium to long and smooth finish. Drink with heavy foods; drink now or cellar for 5+ more years. My impression: NICE, 89 pts. Tasted March/13.

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Jeff rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review:

Nice medium red
Amy reviewed this wine as follows:

Nice glass of wine on a rainy Wednesday with Melonie.



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