Red

2008 Owen Roe Cabernet Franc Rosa Mystica

Cabernet Franc

  • USA
  • Washington
  • Columbia Valley
  • Yakima Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 41

  • bablues wrote: 92 points

    December 14, 2019 - 9th Annual Holiday Dinner and Cellar Raid (Naperville, IL): Part of wine dinner and cellar raid so did not take detailed notes. This was up there with the Revolver (the Fury), although most preferred the former. It's been 9 years since I had this asn I'd say it is just as good today as it was then

  • Dale M wrote: 90 points

    September 6, 2018 - Still drinking nicely though I don't think this has developed over the last 7 years. But good wine, happy to drink it.

  • RPerro Likes this wine: 90 points

    December 31, 2016 - Very nice library wine from the Owen Roe wine club. Blueberry, plum, tobacco, green pepper, quite good. Drink now - 2018.

  • ohne_musik Does not like this wine: 86 points

    November 23, 2016 - Deep garnet with some bricking at rim. 20% new American oak (noticeable, but not overwhelming), with dusty soft tannins, cassis, other sweet and ripe black fruits, vanilla, cracked pepper. A bit boring, and definitely new world in style. Not my thing, but good to have tried.

  • TallMikeWine Likes this wine: 89 points

    April 19, 2015 - This still needs some cellaring, or decanting. Lovely wine, truly Franc aromas of roses and red fruit. Plenty of earth, a few hours in the fruit turned from bright red to more of a stewed blueish variety. Expecting this to get better for 2-3 years.

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    November/December 2010, IWC Issue #153 (link)

    (Owen Roe Cabernet Franc Rosa Mystica Yakima Valley) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2008
  • Type Red
  • Producer Owen Roe
  • Varietal Cabernet Franc
  • Designation Rosa Mystica
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region Washington
  • SubRegion Columbia Valley
  • Appellation Yakima Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 151 (40%)
  • Consumed 229 (60%)

Food Pairing

Community Recommendations

Hamburgers, Lasagna, Pizza Rustica

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92% Like It  13 votes

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