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Reif Estate Winery Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 Wine Review

Reif Estate Winery Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

Reif Estate Winery Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2010-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Reif Estate Winery

Product: 336149

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Cassis and blackberry richness on the nose followed by terrific depth and richness of flavour on the palate. This wine was aged in French and Hungarian oak for 21 months, which adds more depth and dimension to the wine. Full-bodied.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: roasted leg of lamb, filet mignon with wild mushrooms and strong cheeses.

This was reviewed January 6, 2010 by

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The grapes were harvested November 6, 2007 with at 22.9° Brix. The juice underwent fermentation on its skins for 14 days, using selected yeast. Oak barrel fermentation and aging in French and Hungarian barriques for 21 months adds complexity to this rich red wine. This wine also underwent complete malolactic fermentation.
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