Craig scored this wine: 95/100
An incredible wine. Oak and cherry on the nose with black cherry, plum, cassis, spice and toasted oak on the palate. A flavorful finish has soft tannins. Tasted January 2019.
Craig scored this wine: 93/100
Spice and cherry aromas with a palate of cherry, plum and herbs. Full bodied with a lovely finish of moderate tannins that melt away nicely. Tasted December 2018.
Craig scored this wine: 88/100
Black fruit and oak notes with some licorice and spice on the palate. Tannins are soft on the finish. Tasted November 2018.
Craig scored this wine: 92/100
Black fruit and cherry notes with some earth and mineral notes on the palate. A nice collage of flavors. A smooth finish with soft tannins. Tasted November 2018.
Craig scored this wine: 86/100
Some black fruit with lots of vanilla and some baking spice notes. Not a lot of focused fruit notes but rather a mix of sweet flavors. Pair with chocolate ice cream. Tasted November 2018.
Concha Y Toro 2001 Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon
Getting a bear hug and being lifted off the ground by Charles Smith at a Wine Spectator Grand Tour event
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