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Blackwood Lane Alliance 2006

Member Review by zufrieden:

OK, so let's talk about this second wine by Charles Herrold: after nearly 13 years in the bottle, it looks dark and Cabernet Sauvignon (60%) with bricking at the glass rim... bouquet is slow to open (although decanted), with black currant dominating with a hint of vanilla; entry is smooth, only slightly warm (14% alcohol), with dissipated tannin and blackberry/cassis on the palate. Warm, medium finish of black and red fruit. Slightly more to the Bordelais than the 2009. 91/92. Drink now or in 2 years.

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Snooth User: zufrieden
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11/30/2019

OK, so let's talk about this second wine by Charles Herrold: after nearly 13 years in the bottle, it looks dark and Cabernet Sauvignon (60%) with bricking at the glass rim... bouquet is slow to open (although decanted), with black currant dominating with a hint of vanilla; entry is smooth, only slightly warm (14% alcohol), with dissipated tannin and blackberry/cassis on the palate. Warm, medium finish of black and red fruit. Slightly more to the Bordelais than the 2009. 91/92. Drink now or in 2 years.




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