2005 Joseph Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley
Producer: Joseph Family Vineyards
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Cabernet Sauvignon
Appellation: Alexander Valley
89 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2008
($40) Ruby-red color. Suave, oak-spiced cassis and cherry aromas are complicated by cured tobacco, clove and cigar box. Supple in texture, offering sweet, juicy dark fruit flavors framed by dusty tannins. A rather elegantly styled cabernet that picks up subtle mint, mineral and floral pastille qualities on the back end. (JR)
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