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2008 Darling Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Darling Onyx
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89 Points | International Wine Cellar , March/April 2011

Medium red.  Cassis, licorice and chocolate aromas lifted by a violet topnote.  Sweet, dense and lush but at the same time vinous, with tobacco leaf, cedar and floral notes complicating the dark berry flavors.  Offers a lot of sex appeal for a wine in its price range and finishes with nicely integrated tannins.

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Cabernet Sauvignon

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