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Beringer Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

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Keith Robinson reviewed this wine as follows:

AB SKU +189799

2010 Beringer Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Price: $140

Availability: Zyn.ca

Assessed by: Keith Robinson

Tasted: November 2014

Product Details: Napa, California 14.4% ABV 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

Beringer Vineyards is a large, old California wine producer and part of the global behemoth Treasury Wine estates. Treasury also owns Fosters, Wof Blass, amongst lots of other drinks producers.

They produce solid, market-friendly wines that are reliable and well-made. The Private Reserve is Beringer's top tier Cab.

The tasting: Well this is a mouthful of happy, dense fruit. The blackberries practically jump out of the glass into the nose. On the palate this is rich, strong and full with dusty persistent tannins. Everything you'd want in a top-drawer crowd-pleasing Napa Cab.

Drink now through 2018.

When to drink: With a fancy BBQ or other well-healed gathering. Possible love-trap wine if you are looking to catch the right type.

Food pairing: Steaks. Burgers. Ribs.

Music pairing: Greatest Hits, The Eagles
Jane Staples rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

A red wine to savour, with its subdued and complex flavours of blueberry, black cherry, cassis, earth and chocolate. Medium to full-bodied, velvety smooth mouthfeel. This would make a great gift for someone special.
Darlene Myers CAPS Sommelier rated this wine as 97/100 with the following review:

I think this is probably the highest rating I have ever given a wine. I had the opportunity to taste this wine at a tasting, and had to ask for seconds... it was that good. Full bodied Cabernet Sauvignon from one of Napa Valley's great vineyards, this Reserve 2010 is dark, with expressive bold fruits and hints of smoke. I took a few minutes to just enjoy all the luscious aromas before enjoying the wine. Beautifully structured with soft tannins and a lingering finish, this is the definition of a treat wine. Goes with anything and everyone.

Natalie's Review

Beringer Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2010, Napa Valley, California, United States: This complex, subtle and full-bodied cabernet sauvignon has great elegance and a long finish. Dark fruit and smoke notes on this red wine, with lots of layers and great cellar potential. Superb craftsmanship. Highly recommended. Drink: 2014-2020. 149955 14.60% D 750 mL  $149.95 Score: 96/100. March 15, 2014 Top Rated Red Wine. Gorgeous Gift Wine  Full Review




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