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Beringer, Private Reserve, 2009

Private Reserve

Score

86
  • Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Drink: 2015 - 2025

Manufacturer:

Beringer

Stephen Brook

Tasting: Napa & Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon

Dense, inky black fruits nose, quite plummy. Rich, voluptuous, creamy, full-bodied, a lavish mouthful of fruit, with plenty of spice and vigour. The acidity is modest so it doesn’t have huge persistence, but it’s a hedonistic, upfront style with generous fruit.

Yohann Jousselin MS

Tasting: Napa & Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon

This wine shows a lot of freshness and a vegetal character. Ripe with notes of cassis and prune. Does not show great complexity but acidity is good and brings balance.

David Motion

Tasting: Napa & Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon

Juicy fruit with some vanilla custard. Something medicinal in the nose too. Ripe blueberries to the max. Plenty of structure.

Details

Wine name: Private Reserve
Wine classification:
Wine alcohol content: 14.5%
Wine colour: Red
Wine vintage: 2009
Wine style: Red, full-bodied

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