The color of this Cabernet is a medium purple, but it is hazy, a touch cloudy which concerns me. The nose smells fresh and young with candied cherry, coconut, red plum, iron, bakers spice, dust and bramble. The palate is dry with grippy tannins and medium acidity. The fruit profile is darker on the palate- black plum and blackberry, gone is that candied cherry note (which I dislike immensely). The coconut, spice, iron and dust are evident in this full bodied wine. The finish is a tannic affair that is short to medium in length and highlights the iron and dust of the wine. I like it but would cellar it for a year or two unless I was cooking rack of lamb or another fatty cut of meat. I’m going with 90 points for this $15 bottle that gets 5 stars. Drink from 2023-2027. Salut….
Precision Wine Co. Technique Cabernet Sauvignon 2020, Alexander Valley, California
15 Monday Aug 2022