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Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 Wine Review

Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $99.00

Drink: 2015-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Freemark Abbey

Agent: Breakthru Beverage Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

A juicy full-bodied mouthful with mocha and dark chocolate and black fleshy plums. Pair with grilled meats.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: gourmet hamburger, braised short ribs, vegetable stew.

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This Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 was reviewed on April 24, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Stephen Andrews reviewed this wine as follows:

Tasted June 30th 2017 with good friends, colour dark ruby, thick legs. Aromas,black currant, black cherry, blackplum. Toast, cocoa, pipe tobacco. Taste, medium plus fruit in this dry complex wine, nice body, grippy tannin, light plus acidity and good alcohol balance. This was a pleasure to drink. Reminded me a a good Bordeaux from the left bank. This 76% Cabernet Sauvignon is supported by 17% Merlot, 3% Cabernet Franc, 3% Petit Verdot and 2% Melbec. We paired this with beef tenderloin grilled with herbs de province, shallots, and wine butter, baby bell mushrooms. Delicious.
The 2012 vintage of this Californian Cabernet Sauvignon is made from Napa fruit grown in several vineyards. There were 46,000 cases produced. This is a robust blend of 75.5% Cabernet Sauvignon and the remainder Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Malbec grapes. The wine was aged for 2 years in oak barrels. - Community Wine Reviews

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