Red

2008 Erna Schein Blender Boy

Red Blend

  • USA
  • California
Drink between 2012 - 2019 (Edit)
CT92 26 reviews
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Community Tasting Notes 7

  • mflesh wrote:

    May 19, 2015 - Second bottle went down tonight. Just as lovely as the first. This wine is showing much more green pepper and clove. Rather vegetal, but not over the top. Finished with a 60+ second finish. Beautiful wine. This wine has aged rather flawlessly, but I'm honestly not sure it really has the depth to last more than a few years from now. Drinking ***WELL*** tonight. A great accoutrement to dinner and after hours wind-down. Drink now to 2018.

  • Tonythefish Likes this wine: (91 points)

    January 28, 2015 - Big brooding dark fruit wine - even after 30 decant. Dark fruit and licorice at the start to a even finish and round mouth feel. Light finishing notes of earth and cedar

  • Billiken Likes this wine: (90 points)

    November 23, 2013 - Like this wine. Great blend. Probably will get much better with age.

  • danielbleier Likes this wine: (92 points)

    February 8, 2013 - A dark berry nose, with licorice and tobacco leaf. The palate is bright and inviting, with raspberry and strawberry complimenting the blackberry. Finishes with a mix of fruit and herbs, providing complexity. The mix here is unusual and enjoyable.

  • iawcc wrote: (93 points)

    December 25, 2012 - This wine is amazing. Great balance, fruit and depth. Every time we open the blender boy I'm reminded of how great it is.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2008
  • Type Red
  • Producer Erna Schein
  • Varietal Red Blend
  • Designation Blender Boy
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation California

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 188 (58%)
  • Consumed 135 (42%)

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