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Dominus Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc Petit Verdot 2006 Wine Review

Dominus Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc Petit Verdot 2006

Dominus Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc Petit Verdot 2006

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

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Price: $259.95

Drink: 2010-2020

Bottle size: 1500 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Dominus

Agent: Rogers & Company

Natalie's Score: 90/100

This is a blend of 91% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Cabernet Franc, and 3% Petit Verdot. It’s got the savage black fruit of Cabernet (blackberry, cassis) with some cedary, tobacco leaves lingering the background. Classically structure. Not as fruit forward as most Napa wines.

This Dominus Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc Petit Verdot 2006 was reviewed on February 20, 2010 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Philippe Perreault, Sommelier reviewed this wine as follows:

Mainly made of Cabernet Sauvignon (91%) completed by Cabernet Franc (6%) and Petit Verdot (3%)!

Deep purple color with notes of pepper, undergrowth, dead leaves, mushroom, and bleuberry!

The wine is grippy, full-bodied and very long on the palate!

Pair it with a stewed deer with braised chipolinis (chipolinis is a small onion)!

Serve it at 15-17 degrees.

I recommend decanting the wine prior to serving, to allow it to develop its full potential!

Can be aged 9-10 years yet!

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