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87 • Sharrott 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon, Outer Coastal Plain $19.99.
Garnet color. Aromas of floral honey, chocolate nuts, vanilla pod, spiced apple and tomato with a supple, dryish medium-to-full body and a chewy, spicy, and tannic herbal peach tea and cedar accented finish. Tasty and very food friendly. (tasted on Jan-30-2012)
86 • Whitewater Hill Vineyards 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, Grand Valley $18.
Dusty garnet color. Dried currant and chocolate aromas and flavors with a supple, dryish medium body and a tangy cassis and citrus snap on the chewy tannin finish. Refreshing. (tasted on Feb-06-2012)
85 • Tahoe Ridge 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, California $22.
Ruby black color. Aromas of dried currant and carob bar aromas with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, cassis, pepper and citrus marmalade accented finish. (tasted on Feb-06-2012)
85 • Grove Winery 2009 Estate Bottled, Cabernet Sauvignon, Haw River Valley $17.99. Sustainable Agriculture|Find-a-Wine|
Garnet violet color. Smoked nuts, baker's chocolate, and faint tar with a supple, dryish medium body and a tart, craisin, currant, and clay finish. A nice earthy, dry table wine that will go well with stews and roasts. (tasted on Jan-24-2012)