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2005 Yalumba Cabernet Sauvignon The Menzies Coonawarra
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Cabernet Sauvignon
91 Points | International Wine Cellar , September/October 2008
($45) Full, deep red. Pungent cherry, blackcurrant, tobacco and floral aromas are complicated by cured tobacco and exotic spices. Deep dark berry flavors are sweetened by suave vanillin oak spice and given a jolt on the back by dusty minerals. Becomes sweeter with air, finishing with impressive juicy persistence and a lingering mocha quality. Young, for sure, but this is already showing complexity.