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Robert Foley 2010 "Claret" US Red Blend, CA

Ken's Wine Rating: Excellent (94)
Price: $110
KWG Score: 95
No. Professional Ratings: 2
# of Cases: 450
This pitch black colored Claret from Robert Foley opens with a blackberry bouquet with a hint boysenberry. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balanced and rich. The flavor profile is black currant with notes of vanilla oak and black cherry. I also detected hints boysenberry and black pepper in the background. The finish is dry and its moderate tannins are dusty and show great length. This wine was pretty complex and went perfectly with my ribeye at Del Frisco’s. Enjoy - Ken


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