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2016 Terra Valentine Cabernet Sauvignon "Fountain Grove District"

Terra Valentine 2016 Fountain Grove Cabernet Sauvignon

Winery: Terra Valentine

Vintage: 2016

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Fountain Grove District"

Wine Category: Cabernet Sauvignon

Grape blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Fountaingrove District

State or country: CA

Price: $85

Cases produced: 72

KWG Score: 91 (based on 2 reviews)

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

Review date: March 25, 2020

Wine Review: This midnight purple colored Cabernet Sauvignon from Terra Valentine is a very sturdy offering. It opens with a faint black currant, boysenberry and toasted coconut bouquet. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balanced and smooth. The flavor profile is a tasty black currant with notes of minerality, oak and blueberry. I also detected hints of coconut and plum towards the end. The finish is dry and its hedonistic dusty tannins are very lengthy and chewy. Since this is not a fruit bomb, I would decant this wine and serve it in the near term with a well-marbled cowboy ribeye steak. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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