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Sledgehammmer Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 Wine Review

Sledgehammmer Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Sledgehammmer Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

California, North Coast, United States

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2012-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml


Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Sledgehammmer

Agent: Treasury Wine Estates

Product: 238733

Product: 404756

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Natalie's Score: 90/100

Lovely richness and texture with mocha-cappuccino on the nose. This followed by mouth-filling black plum, clove and black cherry that spans out on the palate like a peacock tail. Full-bodied and satisfying: nothing at all like getting hit over the head with sledgehammer.

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A Cab so big and rich we had a hard time fitting it in the bottle.
A Cab drinker’s staple with deep red color and a rich, full bodied
structure. This is what happens when you take a sledgehammer
to Cabernet grapes – rich explosive flavor that packs a powerful
punch to the palate. Full integrated flavor that is truly ground

The 2008 Sledgehammer Cabernet begins with complex aromas
of blackberry and black cherry, with notes of clove and spice.
Powerful and fruit forward on the palate, flavors of plum and
dark berry fruit are complemented by supple, well-integrated
tannins and balanced acidity



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