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Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 Wine Review

Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

Paso Robles, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $69.95

Drink: 2019-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 15%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Austin Hope

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits

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The robust 2016 vintage of the Austin Hope Cabernet offers aromas of black fruit, smoke, pepper and vanilla spice. Smooth and supple. Pair with prime rib. MINE: Austin Hope 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon has ripe black cherry, dark berries, dark chocolate, vanilla spice flavours on the palate, finishing long and spicy with velvety tannins and good acidity for food. Pair with gourmet burgers. OTHER: Lori Kilmartin - WSET3 Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review: A gorgeous Cab. Sauv. from Paso Robles where the Hope family have been making wines since 1978. This is a big wine - coming in at 15% alcohol. The nose is fragrant with aromas of ripe blackberry, cassis and spice. It's made with 75% new French oak so there are vanilla undertones. Ripe black berry flavours with medium acidity and polished tannins. If you are looking for a good Sunday Supper or Company for Dinner wine that will impress buy a case and lay some down - this is a wine that is going to get even better in a few years! Tasted April 26, 2019 California Wine Fair. OTHER: The Hope name is one of the most important in Paso Robles winemaking, and Austin Hope one of the region's most noted winemakers. This Cabernet will be an intense, expressive wine with ripe dark fruit, herbs, cloves, pepper, coffee undertones and sleek, refined tannins. This is a wine that is stylistically chasing Caymus but at almost half the price (Vintages Panel, updated). - Community Wine Reviews

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