Red

2006 Robert Foley Claret

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 73

  • budman Likes this wine: 93 points

    June 22, 2019 - Smooth as silk. Good fruit. Long finish.

  • vpoms wrote: 92 points

    May 18, 2019 - Clear deep purple with garnet rim. Clean nose of pronounced intensity with blackberries, prunes, preserved fruit, bitter chocolate, leather, cured meat. Wine is developing. On the palate it is dry with medium plus acidity, very smooth, silky medium tannins, high alcohol, medium plus, mouthful body, medium plus flavor intensity of chocolate, toast, meat, fruit preserves. Finish is medium plus. Very good wine. Drink now or can be aged further

  • corkcellar wrote: 89 points

    December 24, 2018 - From 1.5, decanted 2 hours. 2 of 3. Slightly disappointed after first being off charts. Seems to be slighly over-hill. Hoping this one was a fluke - will drink las sooner rather than later.

  • winejnky wrote: 91 points

    November 30, 2018 - Showing a hint of age, fruit seems a touch diminished and this bottle was thinner than past bottles. Even still, this is a robust Cabernet blend with a firm backbone and plenty of grip. Decanted two hours.

  • hawkeye54 wrote:

    July 4, 2018 - Over the hill. Toasted. Major dissapointment considering I've had it for eight years in my cellar.

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2009, IWC Issue #144 (link)

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  • By Richard Jennings
    8/23/2009 (link) 91 points

    (Robert Foley Claret) Deep berry, plum nose; tart berry, blalck fruit and oak palate with definition; medium finish

  • By Richard Jennings
    8/25/2008 (link) 91 points

    (Robert Foley Claret) Chocolate and berry nose; tasty chocolate and berry palate with an herbal edge; medium finish 91+ pts.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2006
  • Type Red
  • Producer Robert Foley
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation Claret
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley
  • UPC Codes 055939237508, 1000000000166

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 9 (0%)
  • In Cellars 1,169 (57%)
  • Consumed 889 (43%)

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