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2005 R Wines Cabernet Sauvignon Evil South Eastern Australia
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87 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - September/October 2007

($8) Ruby-red. Jammy blackberry and plum on the nose, along with a light tarry quality. Fat, round and sweet, with deep, slightly confectionery dark berry flavors, low acidity and no apparent tannins. Finishes with a sweet, clinging dark berry preserve quality and a touch of heat. I would never have guessed this was a cabernet. Simple for sure, but for this style it's a bargain, in a way: many similarly simple, candied, hot-climate Australian reds run over $100.

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07/16/2007
by Fernandez12205280
very dry but has alot to offer...for less than $10 you cannot complain

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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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