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O’Shaugnessy Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon – 2005 – 9.2 – James Melendez

This wine is 86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Merlot, 3% Petit Verdot, 2% Malbec, 2% Cabernet Franc and 2% St. Macaire.  This wine is beautifully complex and luxuriant.  All mountain fruit and a nice admixture to the Cabernet Sauvignon of other … Continue reading

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Outpost ‘The Other’ Howell Mountain Petite Sirah – 2005 – 8.9 – James Melendez

This Petite Sirah is dark and dense; silky and velvety tannins enrobe this bold red that is both responsive and dynamic; the initial and intermediary notes of chocolate, blackberry, cardamom, earth and underbrush give way to acids that lighten the … Continue reading

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