Corison – Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 – Kronos Vineyard – Napa Valley 

Corison – Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 – Kronos Vineyard – Napa Valley 

The nose is fruity and fresh. It reveals notes of cassis, blackberry and small touches of leather associated with discreet hints of undergrowth, spices as well as discreet hints of menthol. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a beautiful freshness, a good definition, an acidulous frame, minerality, a slight suavity, roundness as well as a beautiful finesse. On the palate this wine expresses notes of cassis, blackberry and small notes of undergrowth associated with slight touches of juicy/fresh red berries, leather, spices as well as discreet hints of almond and chocolate. Tannins are fine and well-built Good length and beautiful persistence. There is a slight salinity hint on the finish.

Note (Score): 16.75/20

Note (Score): 93-94/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 05/2018

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)