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Deep Roots Winery Cabernet Franc 2016 Wine Review

Deep Roots Winery Cabernet Franc 2016

Deep Roots Winery Cabernet Franc 2016

Naramata, British Columbia, Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $30.30

Drink: 2018-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.6%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Deep Roots Winery

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A savoury, juicy, delicious BC Cabernet Franc! Aromas of ripe blackcurrant, spice and spice. Pair with grilled meats.

This Deep Roots Winery Cabernet Franc 2016 was reviewed on March 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Deborah Podurgiel - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Wow! This Cabernet Franc have character. Dry, full-bodied with dark plum compote, ripe dark berries, cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg spice, earthy florals, sweet tobacco, savoury herb and dark chocolate flavours on the palate. Finishes long and spicy with a peppery finish. From a warm vintage (14.6% abv) this Cabernet Franc demands attention and a grilled steak. We paired it with a grilled petit tendre.

The Hardman family have been farming the clay cliffs above the village of Naramata for almost 100 years. Originally, it was a fruit orchard then replanted in vinifera grapes. Will Hardman is the winery’s fourth generation winemaker.
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Lovely balance of fruit and spice. Aromas include raspberry, black plum, violet, warm baking spices and a hint of tobacco smoke. Medium bodied, bright fruit on the palate, along with dried herbs, smoke, and a hint of leather. Enjoy with grilled pork or lamb.

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