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91 • Bota Box 2009 Old Vine, Zinfandel, California $19/3L Cask.
Chocolate covered graham cracker, dried raspberry, and praline aromas with a fruity, juicy medium-to-full body and a long tangy finish. Very tasty. (tasted on Aug-15-2010)
91 • Bota Box 2009 Malbec, Lodi $19/3L Cask.
Fruity raspberry-blueberry jam aromas, custard and clay with a tangy, rich and spicy medium-to-full body and incense and cocoa accented finish. Delicious. (tasted on Aug-15-2010)
90 • Black Box 2008 Malbec, Mendoza $19.99/3L Cask.
Dark ruby black color. Soft aromas of toffee, cherry yogurt, and spiced nuts. Supple and glycerous with a dry-yet-fruity medium body. Tangy citrus marmalade and cocoa notes on the long, soft chewy tannin finish. A very nice sipper or serve with charred steaks. (tasted on Aug-16-2010)
90 • Black Box 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, California $19.99/3L Cask.
Currant, pickle. roasted pepper and cocoa aromas with a supple, juicy medium-to-full body with vanilla cream and apple skin notes on the finish. Impressively flavorful. (tasted on Aug-15-2010)
90 • Monthaven 2008 Merlot, Central Coast $23.99/3L Cask.|Find-a-Wine|
Cherry pie, spice, and creamy vanilla with a crispy fruity-yet-dry medium body and a caramel apple and powdery tannin finish. (tasted on Aug-15-2010)