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2012 Louis Martini Cabernet Sauvignon "Alexander Valley"

Winery: Louis Martini

Vintage: 2012

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Alexander Valley"

Wine Category: Cabernet Sauvignon

Grape blend: 89% Cabernet Sauvignon & 11% Merlot

Region: Alexander Valley

State or country: CA

Price: $34

Cases produced: 9,600

KWG Score: 90 (based on 5 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (90)

Review date: May 6, 2016

Wine Review: This deep ruby colored Cabernet Sauvignon from Louis Martini opens with a rich dark fruit bouquet consisting of blackberry, blueberry, plum with hints of chocolate and tobacco. We found it to be medium to full bodied, rich, velvety, and lush. Its favors are a combination of black cherry and blackberry with a hint of blueberry. It has a lingering finish with prominent dry sticky tannins. We would pair this well-built Cab with a ribeye steak. Enjoy – Karen and Stuart

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

Organic status: not organic

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