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2008
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Oberon Merlot Napa 2005, 88 points

The nose had an old world smell to it. Good amount of oak and lots of black olive. More black olive than I have ever smelled in a red. It was pretty cool because I like uniqueness. Hints of cinnamon ...
Jul
17
2007
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Chateau Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon The Montelena Estate 1996, 92 points

Solid "old world" red wine. Tons of Berries and very aged smelling oak. Very together nose that is plentifully and balanced. The palate had nice balanced oak, blackberry's, and black current and still have a nice "old world" taste to ...
May
15
2007
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Duckhorn Merlot 2003 – 89 points

Sour cherries, clove and blueberries on the nose. Nice deep ruby color. Very little heat and the start is soft and smooth. Lots of fruit and plum in the start with a hint of French oak. A nice transition through ...

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