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J.Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 Wine Review

J.Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

J.Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Paso Robles, California, United States

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 13

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2013-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: J.Lohr

Agent: Barrique Wines & Spirits Imports

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Chocolate, mocha on the nose and palate from generous oak aging. Fleshy ripe black plums and berries. Full-bodied and smooth.

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This J.Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 was reviewed on July 16, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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  • 14,192 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

Michelle rated this wine as 100/100
Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Delicious aromas of cassis and blackberry with gentle spice on the nose, followed by a rich palate of ripe dark cassis, blackberry, vanilla and baking spice. Smooth and velvety, well-balanced with just the right touch of acidity; everything you want in a Cab Sauv. Long silky fruit finish. Perfect with a steak. Try it and you'll see why this is one of the LCBO's favourite Cabs.
Yujie rated this wine as 88/100
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

A deep ruby colour with rich purple hues. The aromas are of blackberry and plum with a hint of blueberry, and some chocolate and toasted oak overtones. On the palate, expect berries, chocolate and smoky toasted oak. The flavours are rich and full, with a soft, supple texture and a lingering finish.

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Une couleur rubis foncée avec des tons violet riches. Arômes de mures et de prunes avec une touche de bleuets et des sous-tons de chocolat et de chene rôti. En bouche découvrez les baies, le chocolat et le chene rôti fumé. Les saveurs sont ri

Source: NB Magasin d'Alcool
Diana reviewed this wine as follows:

Gift from Chris
Tarang reviewed this wine as follows:

Smooth, berry - fav go to red wine
Paso Robles is a warm climate in California where grapes ripen to deep flavours and result in rich, robust wines. - Community Wine Reviews

7 Members would buy this wine again

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