Wines tasted # 3
Owen Roe Share Croppers Cab 2007
Ruby color, good cherry nose, light tobacco, strawberry, easy finish.
Dynamite Lake County
Plum color, ripe fruit good. Tartness, nice smooth tannins, good easy finish.
Broadside Peso Robles
Purple color, not a lot of structure, lacking good fruit on the nose, vanilla oaky and not bad but currant on the end.
Ridge Santa Cruz Bordeaux blend
Dark purple, deep color, easy nose, good tannins, soft finish.
No nose, lacking structure, great color, plum, dark fruit, jammy fruit, 14.4%
Trefethen Oak Knoll
Dark rich, plum color, soft tannins, opened good tannins, jammy nose, tons on cherry and chocolate
Clava sauvignon blanc, Chile 2008
Crisp, clear, steel color.
Good dry, tannic, Rhone type, soil on the nose
Casa silva petite verdet
tannic, great berry forward and awesome color from a grape, normally used in blending.