868 Estate Vineyards – Cabernet Franc 2012 – Virginia

868 Estate Vineyards – Cabernet Franc 2012 – Virginia

The nose shows notes of spices, black pepper, cassis and toasty notes with vanilla notes. The palate is fresh, mineral, harmonious and reveals aromas of cassis, red fruits (strawberry, cherry), blueberry and spices accompanied by a small notes of wood. It has a beautiful silky texture. The tannins are fine. The final takes notes of blackberry and cassis. Good length.

Note (Score): 14.75/20

Note (Score): 88-89/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 2014/06

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)