King Estate – NxNW – Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 – Walla Walla Valley – Washington

King Estate – NxNW – Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 – Walla Walla Valley – Washington

The nose is fruity and powerful. It reveals notes of ripe fruit combined with a few notes of pepper as well as toasted touches, a woody hint and a fine note of vanilla. The palate is fruity, mineral, fluid, well-structured and well-balanced. On the palate this wine expresses notes of blackberry, cherry and black berries combined with a few slight notes of red fruits (in the background), cassis as well as a few notes of spices (in the background), a hint of Sichuan pepper and fine notes of toast / liquorice. Tannins are fine.

Note (Score): 15/20

Note (Score): 89-90/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 09/2015

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)