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2008 Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Alexander Valley
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90 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2012

(blended with 4% malbec, 2% merlot and 1% each cabernet franc and petit verdot):  Bright red-ruby.  Aromas of black cherry, licorice and menthol are complemented by spicy oak.  Smooth, lush and full, with a spicy sassafras quality adding lift to the currant and chocolate flavors.  This round, seamless wine finishes with a fine dusting of tannins and good grip.

92 Points | Wine Spectator
94 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Cabernet Sauvignon

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