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2002 Leonetti Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve Walla Walla Valley
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93(+?) Points | International Wine Cellar , test

($100; a blend of 51% cabernet sauvignon, 31% merlot and 18% petit verdot; aged in 100% new oak, 95% of it French) Bright ruby-red. Pure, floral aromas of black cherry, plum, cassis and minerals, with complicating notes of tobacco, tar, pepper and licorice. Suave on entry, then fat, dense and backward. Very firmly structured wine that's youthfully tight and sharply focused. Not a bigger wine than the cabernet, but its cut and clarity are exhilarating. The flavors of cassis, bitter chocolate, licorice and flowers outlast the wine's firm, fine-grained tannins. Superb. An outstanding showing for this year's crop of red wine releases from Leonetti.

93 Points | Wine Spectator

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Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon built its reputation on Bordeaux's Left Bank. Here, in the district of Medoc, the varietal is the key component of blended wines that also may include some Merlot and Cabernet Franc, and even Malbec and Petit Verdot. Moving slightly south, Cabernet Sauvignon meets Merlot in roughly equal proportions in the red wines of Graves. In both of these Bordeaux regions, the top bottles...
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