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Abbotts & Delaunay Cumulo Nimbus Syrah 2014 Wine Review

Abbotts & Delaunay Cumulo Nimbus Syrah 2014

Abbotts & Delaunay Cumulo Nimbus Syrah 2014

Minervois, France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $28.95

Drink: 2014-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Abbotts & Delaunay

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 93/100

A gorgeous, full-bodied southern French red wine. Aromas of fleshy black plum, dark spice and smoke. Perfect for grilled meats.

Syrah food pairings: stewed meats, grilled rabbit, duck breast or a cheese platter.

This Abbotts & Delaunay Cumulo Nimbus Syrah 2014 was reviewed on November 7, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Divine complex aromatics of cassis, black plum, vanilla, leather, cedar and anise. The palate is satiny smooth with flavours of cassis, tanned leather, licorice and vanilla bean. A full-bodied, well-structure Syrah Grenache blend hailing from Southern France. A delicious pair with braised sirloin. Tasted June 2017 by @sommsosa / bespoketastings.ca
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Dark ruby color with lots of black fruit, tobacco, mocha and smoky notes on the palate. Nice complex flavors with a velvety tannic finish.
Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Elegant, velvety smooth, well integrated and balanced. Blackberry, black currant, aged leather. Tasted paired with speck and aged cheese. Tasted June 2017. 91 points. BespokeTastings
From the Languedoc wine region, Abbots & Delaunay Cumulo Nimbus 2014 is a gorgeous, full-bodied 80% Syrah, 20% Grenache from the south of France. Look for black cherry, ripe dark fruits and sweet spice flavours on this dry and lush red. - Community Wine Reviews

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