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Finca Flichman Expresiones Reserve Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 Wine Review

Finca Flichman Expresiones Reserve Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Finca Flichman Expresiones Reserve Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Mendoza, Argentina

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2015-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Finca Flichman

Agent: Charton Hobbs Inc

Natalie's Score: 89/100

This winery sources all of its grapes from estate vineyards and the harvesting is done by hand. This Shiraz (60%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (40%) blend spends 8 months in American and French oak, which imparts depth and richness to the wine, along with toasty oak and vanilla smoke aromas. Lots of dark fruit to fill out all the spaces in this wine. Rich and fleshy black and purple plum flavours on this finish. A crowd pleaser. Pair with hamburgers dressed with all the fixins.

Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: braised beef and grilled root vegetables, beef fajitas, pepper steaks.

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This Finca Flichman Expresiones Reserve Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 was reviewed on September 19, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Great quality/price ratio. A delicious blend of Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon hand picked and aged in French oak. This wine had me at the initial nose of Bumbleberry pie. Follow that up with cherry liqueur, sweet spices, black plum and pepper and it's a done deal. This is a full-bodied red wine with some mild tannins and good balancing acidity. A real price performer at $16. Buy a case for those long cold winter evenings by the fire...you know they're coming. Great beef wine.
Tasted: Sept 2015
Very spicy with lots of acidity, this robust Argentine red wine is made from grapes that are hand-harvested only and grown in the winery's own estate vineyards. This full-bodied blend of Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon is matured for 8 months in both American and French oak barrels. - Community Wine Reviews

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