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2014 Roanoke US Red Blend "Red Blend"

Winery: Roanoke

Vintage: 2014

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Red Blend"

Wine Category: US Red Blend

Grape blend: 58% Merlot, 31% Cabernet Franc, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon & 1% Petit Verdot

Region: Long Island

State or country: NY

Price: $20

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 88 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (88)

Review date: August 6, 2016

Wine Review: This dark red colored blend from Long Island opens with a fragrant and attractive blueberry bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, slightly acidic and juicy. The flavor profile is blackberry with notes of old oak. I also detected a hint of black olive and black pepper. The finish is dry and its mild tannins linger for a little while. This wine would pair nicely with a mushroom burger. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: The wine formerly-known-as Bond. Plush cherry and currant washes blend with some buttoned-down Cabernet Sauvignon creating an elegant overview of the North Fork. Clearly a wine you can Bond with!

Organic status: not organic

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