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Hess Select Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Wine Review

Hess Select Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Hess Select Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

North Coast, California, United States

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2019-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Hess Select

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A velvety, full-bodied and elegant Cabernet Sauvignon with a splash of Petit Sirah added from the Hess Collection with ripe dark fruit, sweet spice and toasty oak and vanilla spice flavours on the palate. So good now. Enjoy with a prime rib roast beef.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: Asian chicken salad, pork tenderloin, hodge-podge, grilled burgers.

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This Hess Select Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 was reviewed on September 13, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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From the North Coast, California, Hess Select 2016 is a mostly Cabernet Sauvignon with some Petit Sirah red wine blend. Full and rich on the nose with plum compote and dark chocolate aromas. Dry, full-bodied and velvety with crush blackberry, black currant, dark plum and spicy flavours on the palate with pinpoint precision of acidity to fruit. Tannins are velvety. Pair with a roast leg of lamb. The Select portfolio comprises Hess' entry-level wines. This one is a beauty. - Community Wine Reviews

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