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Hester Creek Estate Winery Old Vine Cabernet Franc 2020 Wine Review

Hester Creek Estate Winery Old Vine Cabernet Franc 2020

Hester Creek Estate Winery Old Vine Cabernet Franc 2020

Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, BC V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $29.99

Drink: 2023-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.6%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Hester Creek Estate Winery

Agent: Revelry Imports

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A full bodied red wine from Hester Creek Vineyards with cherry aromas with plum and mocha flavours. Pair with braised beef dishes.

Old Vine Cabernet Franc food pairings: slow roasted duck confit with fresh garden herbs.

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This Hester Creek Estate Winery Old Vine Cabernet Franc 2020 was reviewed on March 30, 2023 by Natalie MacLean

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Deborah Podurgiel - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Hester Creek Estate Winery’s Old Vines Cabernet Franc 2020 is dry, full-bodied, meaty and concentrated with layers of liquid cherry, rich plum, dark berries, anise, dried sweet tobacco leaf, vanilla, just the right balance of toasty oak spice and fresh acidity harmonious and long on the palate. Tannins are rich, velvety and fine-grained. The wine is very approachable now, or cellar to 2025 as it will continue to evolve in bottle. Produced from 100% Cabernet Franc sourced from 50-year-old vines from the estate’s Block 3 Vineyard on the Golden Mile Bench. Absolutely beautiful now and promising to be a stunner in a couple of years. Tasted April 2023 and paired with a roast leg of lamb.

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