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Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Black Label Claret 2016 Wine Review

Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Black Label Claret 2016

Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Black Label Claret 2016

California, United States

Community Score:95/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Francis Ford Coppola

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits Inc.

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This Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Black Label Claret 2016 was reviewed on May 15, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Bob rated this wine as 98/100 with the following review:

About five or six years ago I had my first whiff of Francis‘ golden thread Claret. It simply popped … such a fine wine. I’ve favored it from the first.
“I love a whiff of Claret in the evening!”
Robert thanking Robert and Francis for those two fond memories.
From Francis Ford Coppola, the Diamond Collection Black Label 2016 is an easy-to-enjoy Cabernet from California's Sonoma Valley. "Claret" was a term originally used to identify the wines of Bordeaux. The red blend varies from year to year, but this vintage is 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 21% Petit Verdot, 4% Petit Sirah. The wine was aged 14 months in French oak barrel with a flavour profile of toasty oak, black cherry, cassis, anise and wrapped up in a whiff of smoke. Pair with a Black Angus grilled steak. - Community Wine Reviews

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