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2009 Swanson Cabernet Sauvignon Alexis
- Napa Valley
Community Tasting Notes 6
jkirkland2003 wrote: (92 points)
February 2, 2016 - Fruit forward, jammy, a hint of spice. Soft tannins and a wonderful soft finish. Delicious!
uncle al Likes this wine: (92 points)
June 11, 2014 - Beautiful, smooth but jammy. Very nice fruit and full bodied with great finish.
uncle al Likes this wine: (94 points)
January 18, 2014 - Beautiful fruit. Very well structured and balanced. Good finish. A very smooth wine that if decanted a couple of hours if drinking beautifully at present.
OlegE wrote: (88 points)
October 12, 2013 - Smooth, flawless to perfection, light pleasant fruity flavor with very subtle coffee, with light tannins which feels only after some aeration - and a disappointment. I expected so much more, jumping into higher price (for me) territory. Nice, but flat, jammed flavor lacking structure, complexity and richness. Flat taste reminding pleasant high-quality fruit punch. Absolutely no Cabernet Sauvignon signature character, and no cassis flavor mentioned by others. Very nice wine - if it would cost 8 times less.
bestdamncab Likes this wine: (91 points)
August 17, 2013 - Family Winemakers, long time favorite red wine, nose of cassis and cherry, and Sumatra coffee, more of the same on the palate, medium body, structured, medium/long finish.
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- Vintage 2009
- Type Red
- Producer Swanson
- Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
- Designation Alexis
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa Valley
- Appellation Oakville
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 178 (69%)
- Consumed 79 (31%)
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