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Longshot Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Wine Review

Longshot Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Longshot Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

California, United Sates

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $16.00

Drink: 2018-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Longshot

Agent: E&J Gallo Winery Canada Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A savoury, juicy, full-bodied Californian red wine that's well priced. Aromas of dark fruit and toasty oak. Pair with hamburgers.

This Longshot Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 was reviewed on October 1, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Colin McKone - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Dark ruby in colour with aromas of plum, blackberries, raspberry and vanilla. It is fulled bodied with medium acidity and tannins. It has flavours of plum, raspberry, blackberry with a hint of toasty vanilla. This will pair well with hamburgers or anything red meat served at your next BBQ. For a California Cab this wine is an amazing value. Tasted on September 16, 2018.
Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

The Ultimate Longshot - organically grown Estate grapes. Living up to its name with an abundance of fruity gusto. Deep and rich with dark plum, black cherry, cedar wood, and rich vanilla extract with a hint of milk chocolate nuances lingering in the bouquet. Flavours are full and juicy showing prunes, figs and cassis. Ripe and plummy with a full body and finish. Tannins are medium plus - much of them coming from the oak ageing. Fruit loaded and jam packed with lingering sweetness at the end. A stellar meatloaf and burger wine. Take a longshot and hit on point with this catchy Cali Cab. 88 points - Tasted September 2018
Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Great value wine. Aromas of black currant, cherry, vanilla, and smoke. Full bodied and smooth, with lot of ripe, jammy black fruit and a smoky finish. Enjoy with grilled burgers and sausages.

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