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Road 13 Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 Wine Review

Road 13 Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Road 13 Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Okanagan Valley, Canada

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $27.99

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.4%

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Road 13 Vineyards

Agent: Appellation Wines

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Rich, dark and loaded with luscious black plum and mocha aromas. Judicioulsy applied oak wraps the package nicely. Full-bodied with a smoky finish. Terrific!

This Road 13 Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 was reviewed on December 1, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

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This wine is made primarily from fruit grown on the Black Sage Bench on 8-year-old vines, which are fertilized heavily with a cocktail of composts to fortify what is basically pure sand. Fermentations were conducted at medium high temperatures (25ºC) to allow a good compromise of tannic extraction and fruit preservation. All lots were pressed at dryness and aged in new through 3-year-old, thin-stave Chateau Ferre barrels, sourced for the most part from Bertranges forest.

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