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Ward Kadel

Ward Kadel

2683 days ago

Ward scored this wine: 85/100

Original review at WineLog.net: http://bit.ly/kwibxq Received as a sample from the winery, 03/08/11. Drank with friends on warm evening, 06/10/11. Color: Medium to darker rose core, lightest pink edges Nose: Big plush and ripe strawberry here with a hint of dust and chalk, and more of a ripe raspberry towards the rim. Palate: Medium bodied and almost more of a clairet in it's weight, though it is Syrah, and so it's understandable. Has that same plush and wild strawberry, very ripe, with more raspberry in the medium acidity finish.

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Nobilo Icon Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand
2689 days ago

Ward reviewed this wine:

Original review at WineLog.net: http://bit.ly/mdeIT2 Tasted at the Kia Ora Dinner, hosted by Benson Marketing and Classic Wines of New Zealand at La Mar Cebicheria in San Francisco on 10/01/10. Color: Medium canary clear edges Nose: Distinct tomato vine here, Great juicy grapefruit as well and clean minerality. Palate: More complex structure here, with a fuller mouthfeel and better balance with the crisp and clean citrus and that tomato vine finish. Very good: NewWorldWK.

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