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2009 Futo OV
Red Bordeaux Blend
- Napa Valley
Community Tasting Notes 17
msuwright Likes this wine: (93 points)
June 3, 2016 - A layered and complex Cabernet on the savory end of the Napa spectrum. Inky purple in color, full in body, nose of charcoal and blackberry. Dense tastes of black cherry, plum, mocha, olives, and cedar. 14.9% alcohol. Blend of 77% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Cabernet Franc, and 6% Petit Verdot. Gets softer with air, though still quite dense.
AdamGoldston Likes this wine: (95 points)
December 12, 2015 - Drinking fantastic. Great balance, black fruits, back of palate tannin.
fdub Likes this wine: (94 points)
August 31, 2015 - This has resolved beautifully. Tannins are fully integrated and silky. Great richness and depth but still maintains an underlying freshness.
AdamGoldston Likes this wine: (94 points)
May 25, 2015 - This is a second label? Fantastic.
dlcass Likes this wine: (95 points)
February 7, 2015 - Tannic. Cabernet franc apparent. Nice aromatics of dark fruit, cassis, licorice. Nice Oakville wine. Slight green peppery character.
Pro Reviews 1
By Antonio Galloni
2010 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon: An Epic Vintage (Dec 2012) (link)
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- Vintage 2009
- Type Red
- Producer Futo
- Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
- Designation OV
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa Valley
- Appellation Oakville
- Pending Delivery 8 (1%)
- In Cellars 465 (70%)
- Consumed 188 (28%)
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