Californian Cabernet 2010: panel tasting results

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A fresh, elegant and charming Californian Cabernet vintage that should have fans of Bordeaux rushing to their merchants - if only the wines were more readily available and affordable. See the top 45 wines including 4 recommended Outstanding here...
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California Cabernet 2010, Diamond Creek Vineyards Volcanic Hill Diamond Mountain District Napa Valley.
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Diamond Creek Vineyards, Volcanic Hill, Diamond Mountain District, Napa Valley

Diamond Creek Vineyards, Volcanic Hill, Diamond Mountain District, Napa Valley
Decanter average score: 18.5pts/20 (95/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Stephen Brook 18.5 Pierre Mansour 19 Angela Mount 18
Individual nose of mint and raspberry. Voluptuous style with good depth of fruit and a discreet tannic structure. Effortless, harmonious with a long, complex finish.
Price:
£123.58 Vineyard Cellars
Drink
2014 - 2030
Alc 14.1%

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