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Benziger Family Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

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Jisun Hahn CAPS Certified Somm rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A full bodied Cabernet Sauvignon from Sonoma County, the smooth tannins and ripe black fruit create a rich mouth filling wine. There are hints of sweet basil and mint, layered with cocoa spices and cassis. A great pairing for a juicy rib-eye with a side of mushroom risotto and grilled broccolini. Enjoy now or age for the next 3 to 5 years.
Linda Mertes WSET 2 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon from Sonoma county, at 14.5%. Dark plum and berries aromas and on the palate. The oak aging brings out vanilla on the palate and the finish has notes of mint. Medium-acidity, this wine will go well with lamb and beef dishes. Moroccan spices come to mind.
Courtney Flood rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Very smooth, ripe cab suv from California! Cherry, plum, blackberry, and dark chocolate. Smooooooth... but not cloying. Good to pair with BBQ (burger, ribs)
L.J. Palmer rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Deep ruby coloured, full bodied and dry wine. Pronounced aromas of fresh and vibrant black fruit (black currants and black plums ) with green bell pepper and a mineral note. Black currant and green bell pepper predominate in the taste along with a stemmy note.

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Benziger Family Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Sonoma County, California, United States: From Sonoma County, a full-bodied, rich and layered Cabernet Sauvignon produced with certified-sustainable wine grapes. Rich dark plum, black currant, minty and vanilla flavours on the palate. Drink: 2019-2024. 597237 13.50% D 750 mL  $27.95 Score: 91/100. January 8, 2020 Top Rated Red Wine. Delightful Duck Wine  Full Review




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