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Ironstone Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Sierra Foothills Estate Grown Reserve 2006

Editorial Review by Gregory Dal Piaz:

Reticent and minty with an interesting mineral edge to the nose, smells granitic. A touch leaner and more transparent than the CF with a redder fruit profile. Bright acids and nicely measured tannin yield a firmly medium plus bodied wine with a touch of cola/root beer spice helping to frame the astringent red fruits. The wood is really well integrated here and while this is neither super complex or super rich (a good thing) it is very well behaved in the mouth. Not particularly varietal either but rich, polished and fruity. A well-made and enjoyably drinkable wine that finishes a touch short with a Mexican cocoa note.87pts.

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Ironstone Vineyards:
Ironstone Vineyards is a premier destination winery located in Murphys, California. Our amenities include wine tasting, a gourmet deli, Heritage Museum (featuring our 44 pound crystalline gold piece) & Jewelry Shoppe, Amphitheater, gold panning, plush gardens, and complimentary tours of our facilities and wine caves. Our wines reflect the diversity of offerings from the Lodi and Sierra... Read more
Ironstone Vineyards is a premier destination winery located in Murphys, California. Our amenities include wine tasting, a gourmet deli, Heritage Museum (featuring our 44 pound crystalline gold piece) & Jewelry Shoppe, Amphitheater, gold panning, plush gardens, and complimentary tours of our facilities and wine caves. Our wines reflect the diversity of offerings from the Lodi and Sierra Foothills Appellations of Northern California. Through emphasizing the practice of Sustainable Viticulture, Ironstone Vineyards conserves water use, builds healthy soil, and maintains our surrounding wildlife habitat. Social facebook.com/ironstonevineyards instagram.com/ironstonevineyards twitter.com/ironstonewine   Read less

Editorial Reviews for Ironstone Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Sierra Foothills Estate Grown Reserve

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065231,038
3.50 5
07/31/2009

Reticent and minty with an interesting mineral edge to the nose, smells granitic. A touch leaner and more transparent than the CF with a redder fruit profile. Bright acids and nicely measured tannin yield a firmly medium plus bodied wine with a touch of cola/root beer spice helping to frame the astringent red fruits. The wood is really well integrated here and while this is neither super complex or super rich (a good thing) it is very well behaved in the mouth. Not particularly varietal either but rich, polished and fruity. A well-made and enjoyably drinkable wine that finishes a touch short with a Mexican cocoa note.87pts.


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Snooth User: aronowm2
333343,704
3.50 5
10/18/2009

standard reliable cali cab. Fruit forward and one dimensional, but that dimension is FLAVOR.


Snooth User: JeffRachelle
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3.50 5
09/04/2008

Smokey (Mesquite), Jeff.. I like, dry, touch of fruit,

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Source: Fame Wine and Tobacco
03/16/2010

Ironstone Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 Reserve and all other wine from Ironstone Vineyards are readily available to ship at discount prices. We carry many premium wine from across the world.



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