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2018 DAOU Cabernet Sauvignon "Soul of the Lion"

DAOU 2018 Soul of the Lion Cabernet Sauvignon

Winery: DAOU

Vintage: 2018

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Soul of the Lion"

Wine Category: Cabernet Sauvignon

Grape blend: 79% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Cabernet Franc & 8% Petit Verdot

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Paso Robles

State or country: CA

Price: $150

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 96 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Excellent (94)

Review date: December 16, 2020

Wine Review: This midnight purple colored wine opens with a mild black currant bouquet with hints of stewed plum and coffee grounds. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balanced, round and silky smooth. The flavor profile is tasty black cherry and blackberry blend with notes of oak and gentle minerality. We also detected hints of black tea and black pepper. The finish is dry and its moderate soft tannins are nicely extended. The Panel suggested pairing this with a ribeye steak, or Kerry's 100-point teriyaki meatballs. Enjoy – KWGTP

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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