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Plume Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 Wine Review

Plume Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Plume Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score: 4.5/5

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Price: $29.95

Product #: 287367

BC Product #: 199679

SAQ Product #: 12155827

Drink: 2013-2016



 

Alcohol: 14.9%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Plume

Agent: Hobbs & Co. Wine Merchants

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Chocolate-mocha from lots of oak aging. Black fruit and a savoury note on the palate. Tannic grip so decant for 2 hours.

This was reviewed August 4, 2012 by

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Plume Winery is a joint venture between the Stewart family of BC’s Quails’ Gate winery and Napa Valley’s Daniel Zepponi. The project is a first for any Okanagan producer. This is Plume’s debut wine. 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, fleshed out with Petit Verdot, Petite Sirah, Malbec and a dash of Merlot. The wine spent 18 months in barrel (most of them used barrels) and is structured to be accessible now with the ability to age for five or six more years. The aromas and fruit flavours (cherry, red plum) are bright and spicy. The wine shows the classically ripe flavours of Napa Cabernet. Score: 90 Source: John Schreiner, johnschreiner.blogspot.com
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