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2004 Steele Cabernet Franc "Writers Block"

Winery: Steele

Vintage: 2004

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Writers Block"

Wine Category: Cabernet Franc

Grape blend: Cabernet Franc

Region: Lake County

State or country: CA

Price: $15

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 90 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (93.99-90)

Review date: July 18, 2007

Wine Review: No writers block for this reviewer. This wine is extremely food friendly and delicious. This wine opens with a moderate chocolate bouquet. On the palate, this wine is soft, round, and had cherry fruit forward flavors. Our group thought this wine was very versatile and would pair well with salmon, pork tenderloin, and chicken marsala. The finish is nicely dry and slightly extended. Enjoy – Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

Organic status: not organic

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