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Girard Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Wine Review

Girard Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Girard Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $44.95

Drink: 2019-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Girard

Agent: Azureau Wine Agency

Natalie's Score: 93/100

A rich, mouth-filling Cabernet Sauvignon with lush blackberry, dark plum, tobacco leaf, savoury herbs, dark spice and vanilla flavours on the palate. Grapes for this flavoursome wine were sourced from the Mount Veeder sub-region of Napa Valley.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: lamb barbecued, crown roast of lamb, stuffed saddle of rabbit.

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This Girard Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 was reviewed on November 7, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jenny Ratcliffe-Wright CWM rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

A big black brooding Napa Cab that is characteristically ripe. It's thick and glossy and streaked with blackberry and cherry with wafts from summer pudding smothered in chocolate. Tannins are firm with some earthiness and will allow for some ageing of this wine. Pair it with Prosciutto and caramelised onion roasted beef.
Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Notes of raspberry and bramble lead on the nose with hints of savoury cedar. The fruit carries to the palate that has supple tannins. Perfect for beef tenderloin or lamb. Tasted October 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
From the Napa Valley wine region, Girard 2016 is a medium-plus-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon smoky good with dark plum fruit, blackberry, cedar spice and dark chocolate flavours savoury and satisfying on the palate. Pair with a duck confit and roasted small potatoes and pearl onions. - Community Wine Reviews

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