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Brass Tacks Cabernet Sauvignon Central Coast 2007

Editorial Review by Gregory Dal Piaz:

Cherry, candy licorice, mint and burnt wood notes on the nose. This is rather broad in the mouth, with fairly assertive acidity that adds considerable cut to the ripe red fruits and adds a green apple edge to the mid-palate. The mid-palate is flecked with licorice and spice, while the rather short finish shows powdery, dusty wood tones. Easy to drink, if simple and not particularly well-balanced. 84pts

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Brass Tacks Wines:
Brass Tacks wines reflects of the essence of California wine and the purity of the fruit. The winemaking starts in the vineyard, where the unique characteristics of each varietal and vineyard are cultivated. The result is a wine that isn’t over-manipulated, allowing the personality of the fruit to shine through. brass tacks (noun) - the most fundamental considerations; essentials; real... Read more
Brass Tacks wines reflects of the essence of California wine and the purity of the fruit. The winemaking starts in the vineyard, where the unique characteristics of each varietal and vineyard are cultivated. The result is a wine that isn’t over-manipulated, allowing the personality of the fruit to shine through. brass tacks (noun) - the most fundamental considerations; essentials; realities (usually used in the phrase “get down to brass tacks”). Find us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/brasstackswines Read less

Editorial Reviews for Brass Tacks Cabernet Sauvignon Central Coast

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065215,725
2.50 5
07/06/2011

Cherry, candy licorice, mint and burnt wood notes on the nose. This is rather broad in the mouth, with fairly assertive acidity that adds considerable cut to the ripe red fruits and adds a green apple edge to the mid-palate. The mid-palate is flecked with licorice and spice, while the rather short finish shows powdery, dusty wood tones. Easy to drink, if simple and not particularly well-balanced. 84pts


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Snooth User: hellovino
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4.50 5
03/07/2011

Rich and juicy blackberry and cherry flavors with hints of chocolate and tobacco. Balanced and smooth. An elegant California Cabernet at a great price.


4.00 5
04/06/2011

Classic Cab flavors and a good QPR wine. Solid Cabernet from California's Central Coast. Aromas of cherry and leather, confirmed on tasting with plenty of rich ripe red fruits. Tannins are fine and integrated, easy to drink. Buy again.



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Brass Tacks Cabernet Sauvignon has rich layers of currant and cherry fruit, framed by nicely integrated oak.

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