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Toasted Head Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Wine Review

Toasted Head Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

Toasted Head Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

North Coast, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2017-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Toasted Head

Agent: Arterra Wines Canada, Inc.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

The 2015 vintage of Toasted Head Cabernet Sauvignon offers savoury, mouth-watering flavours of blackberry and black plum with bacon and spice. Layers of pleasure. pair with rare meats. This winery is so named for the toasting of the tops and bottoms or heads of the oak barrels this wine has aged in.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: gourmet hamburgers, leg of lamb, pasta with tomato sauce..

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This Toasted Head Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 was reviewed on February 27, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Andrea Shapiro - Andreas Wine Cellar rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Rich medium ruby colour with bursting red berry fruit notes. Grilled strawberry, cherry, blackcurrant, fresh bay leaves with smoky vanilla beans and roasted red peppers in this fragrant bouquet. Flavours are pronounced, featuring; grilled cherries, smoked meat, dark chocolate and an espresso finish. Leafy and earthy elements also present. Medium plus acidity, Full robust tannins and a velvety finish with stewed berry and spearmint sweetness at the end. An excellent match for grilled strip steak and duck. Perhaps even a tomahawk style ribsteak done caveman style in the fire to match those charred notes. 89 points - tasted January 2018
Toasted Head Cabernet Sauvignon (2015) is barrel-aged. The wine is juicy, savoury, mouth-watering with ripe blackfruit, smoked meat and spice. Toasted Head is so named for the toasting of the tops and bottoms or heads of the oak barrels this wine has been aged in. - Community Wine Reviews

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