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1993 Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select

Cabernet Sauvignon

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  • gutt22 wrote:

    June 7, 2012 - Another pretty wine, this seems to track what you'd imagine is the evolution of the 1991. Medium red color with perhaps the barest hints of bricking at the edge of the glass. Fragrant nose of cassis and berry fruit, lots of earth notes, and tobacco. In the mouth, an identical mouthfeel to the delicious 1991. Showing a flash more fruit than the 1991 and perhaps a touch more sweetness, with terrific complexity, less leafy and more earthy, with a greater spice and tobacco component. A light acidic bite and long, luxurious finish. Beautiful. A

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