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Badel Cuvée Benkovac 2018 Wine Review

Badel Cuvée Benkovac 2018

Badel Cuvée Benkovac 2018

Middle and South Dalmatia Coast, Croatia

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $16.20

Drink: 2020-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Badel

Agent: United Stars Corporation Group

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A full-bodied, smooth red wine with aromas of dark plums and mocha. Pair with grilled meats.

Cuvée Benkovac food pairings: barbecued rib eye steak, grilled burgers, meat pizza, lamb stew.

This Badel Cuvée Benkovac 2018 was reviewed on October 22, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Craig Haynes WSET3 FWS SWS IWS rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

The 2018 Cuvee Benkovac is unoaked and features three red grape variety Grenache Noir 77%, Cabernet Franc 10% and Mourvedre 12%. Showed a pretty ruby red in my glass. A bouquet of fresh cherries, subtle spiciness and hints of white pepper introduced an elegant medium bodied palate featuring sweet red fruit flavours framed by silky tannins. According to the bottle’s label, this wine was classified under Croatia’s wine rules as a Kvalitetno Vino. A Kvalitetno Vino is a quality wine. Enjoy.

Reviewed on October 3, 2020.
A full-bodied red wine Croatian blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Merlot grapes. - Community Wine Reviews

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