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2002 Famiglia Bianchi Cabernet Sauvignon - Printable Version

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- Drew - 05-14-2005 11:10 PM

Mendoza, Argentina. One of the nicest sub $15 Cabernets I've had. Earthy currant, dark and red berry flavors. Medium bodied and full in the mouth the wine is elegant and balanced. Dusty tannins on the cocoa infused, a nice touch, linguring finish. A definite case buy. 14.3% Alc/vol. $13

Drew


- friarTuck - 05-15-2005 08:26 AM

thanks for the tn....got a couple of altos la hormigas from mendoza i will try tonight and let you know...seems like some good stuff coming out of mendoza, and the prices are sure right!


- Innkeeper - 05-15-2005 08:35 AM

Here's another, we just bought another half box of: http://www.wines.com/ubb2/Forum23/HTML/000253.html Would have got a whole box, but we're too short.


- jmcginley1 - 05-15-2005 11:44 PM

the more wine I drink from Argentina, the more I like the country. Such a solid price/quality ratio.


- Drew - 06-08-2008 08:26 PM

Popped my second to last bottle tonight paired with steak on the grill, French Fries and salad. What is it that WW always sez? I SHOULD HAVE BOUGHT MORE!!!!! At the top of it's game. Would blow away most $30+ California Cabs. Has morphed to full body status showing concentrated blackberry, currant, dark chocolate, and port flavors. Beautiful and an Eileen WOW wine.

Drew