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2012 Oberon Cabernet Sauvignon "Napa County"

Oberon 2012 Cabernet

Winery: Oberon

Vintage: 2012

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Napa County"

Wine Category: Cabernet Sauvignon

Grape blend: 87% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Other Red Varieties, & 1% Syrah

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Napa County

State or country: CA

Price: $25

Cases produced: 40,000

KWG Score: 90.5 (based on 4 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (89)

Review date: October 21, 2014

Wine Review: This dark ruby colored Cabernet Sauvignon from Oberon opens with a black currant bouquet with hints of blueberry and oak. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balanced and fruit forward. The flavor profile is a ripe blueberry with notes of black currant and black cherry. I also detected a hint of oak. The finish is dry and its fruit flavors and mild tannins fade away nicely. This Cab is a food friendly bistro wine. Enjoy with a juicy Angus burger and sweet potato fries. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Oberon Cabernet Sauvignon has a lovely, seamless texture. Malolactic fermentation in barrel, combined with 12 months oak aging (45% new French oak), further concentrated the wine’s vibrant red cherry, candied blackberry, and spice flavors, adding a hint of coffee and a lingering dark chocolate note on the finish.

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