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2017 Bootleg Red Blends or Varietals "Red Blend"

Bootleg 2017

Winery: Bootleg

Vintage: 2017

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Red Blend"

Wine Category: Red Blends or Varietals

Grape blend: 73% Cabernet Sauvignon & 27% Merlot

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Napa County

State or country: CA

Price: $38

Cases produced: 4,000

KWG Score: 92.5 (based on 2 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (92)

Review date: September 26, 2021

Wine Review: This midnight purple colored red blend opens with a black licorice and blackberry bouquet with hints of vanilla oak. On the palate, this wine is full bodied with medium acidity. It is also mouthwatering and savory. The flavor profile is a crushed stone minerality and mild blackberry blend with notes of black plum and oak. I also detected some hints of blueberry and dark chocolate towards the end. The finish is rather dry, and its dusty tannins build-up and stick around for a very long time. This wine would pair well with dry aged ribeye. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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