Maquis Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 Wine Review

Maquis Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Maquis Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Maquis Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Colchagua Valley, Chile
Community Score: 4.4/5
Community Reviews: 2
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Product #: 311720

Price: $19.95
Alcohol: 14%
Drink: 2013-2015
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Maquis
Agent: Don Ackerman's Wines & Spirits
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Natalie's Score: 88/100

Black fruit, tar and lots of toasty oak. Full-bodied and smooth with more black fruit and oak on the palate.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: braised beef short ribs.

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This was reviewed March 30, 2013 by

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

The 2009 Maquis Cabernet Sauvignon, aged in used oak barrels for 10 months, has appealing aromas of eucalyptus, stems, black cherry and subtle wood/pine influence. It is a medium bodied, extra-dry, fruity wine; with good acidity, refined tannins (decant for 1 hour) and a medium to long, smooth and chalky finish. This wine is food friendly as well as a sipper; it will benefit from cellaring – drink now/2014 to 2018+. My impression: NICE to BEAUTIFUL, 89-90 pts – recommended for its value. Tasted Nov/13.

See my wine recommendations readily available at the LCBO here:
Aromas of cassis, dark cherry, baking spices and vanilla make for a very pleasing nose. This wine impressed with its ripe fruit core, complex latticework of gentle spices, and strong varietal character. This is drinking very well now, and will reward a further 5 years of patience. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Feb. 2013

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