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Conundrum 2012 Wine Review

Conundrum 2012

Conundrum 2012

California, United States

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2015-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Conundrum

Agent: Rogers & Company

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Dark chocolate, mocha and espresso on the nose with sweet black cherry and more chocolate on the palate of this Californian red wine blend. Full-bodied, supple and smooth, and brought to us by Charlie Wagner and Caymus. Try it with Mexican mole. Very concentrated and intense with a long finish. Pair with a rare steak.

Food pairings: beef vindaloo.

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This Conundrum 2012 was reviewed on December 12, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Wineboy rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

From vintage to vintage wines change. Gone is the Conundrum Red of old and a more fruity, jammy style. Which grape varieties make up this wine remains a well guarded secret I think the percentage of Zin gone up - it sure seems so as the juicy fruit is stepped up and a touch of residual sugar remains. My guess is that Syrah also has a large presence with berries filling out the mid-palate.
How do you make up your mind about a wine named Conundrum? Lots of blueberry pie with mocha aromas. Full-bodied with cocoa on the finish. - Community Wine Reviews

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