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Wilson Winery Red Bordeaux Blend Dry Creek Valley Roger's Fault 2008

Member Review by Varat Kathayat:

mixing of sweet n bitter but pleasing

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Wilson Winery:
Wilson Winery was built on tradition and family—much like its landmark barn anchored to the eastern rim of the legendary Dry Creek Valley. When Ken and Diane Wilson opened the century-old cellar doors, they began to share more than their extraordinary wines, they offer a view into a wine valley's history and a legacy of winemaking. It was in 1993 when the Wilsons took on the restoration of t... Read more
Wilson Winery was built on tradition and family—much like its landmark barn anchored to the eastern rim of the legendary Dry Creek Valley. When Ken and Diane Wilson opened the century-old cellar doors, they began to share more than their extraordinary wines, they offer a view into a wine valley's history and a legacy of winemaking. It was in 1993 when the Wilsons took on the restoration of the old tin barn—once the Chris Fredson Winery—complete with the original redwood vats and tanks. Today this historic barn houses modern stainless steel tanks and a new collection of French and American oak barrels for aging the Wilsons’ Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Syrah and Petite Sirah. More than a home for Wilson wines, the old tin barn is the homestead for their growing family of boutique wineries they nurture and are proud to call Wilson Artisan Wineries. We invite you to visit our historic tasting room in the heart of the beautiful Dry Creek Valley, just minutes from downtown Healdsburg. Taste our critically acclaimed single-vineyard designate wines—Zinfandels, Cabernet Sauvignons, Cabernet Franc, Syrah, Petite Sirah and more. Enjoy a picnic with a bottle of Wilson wine on our expansive deck. Take in the sweeping panoramic vineyard views of Dry Creek Valley and just relax. With one of the most friendly tasting staff in town, Wilson is a must when in Sonoma County. Our Tasting Room is Open Daily* 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed Major Holidays *Groups of 10 or more, by appointment only Read less

Member Reviews for Wilson Winery Red Bordeaux Blend Dry Creek Valley Roger's Fault

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Snooth User: Varat Kathayat
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02/19/2012

mixing of sweet n bitter but pleasing



Tasting Notes:

This vintage of Roger’s Fault offers classic Bordeaux characteristics with a slightly mellow bent. Ripe currant and blackberry mix with delicious cedar tones and peppery notes. Spicy cedar gently threads through the wine, weaving around the juicy blueberry, dark cherry and blackberry flavors. Traces of eucalyptus, black pepper, vanilla, cola and baking spices layer with the oak and tannins adding interest and structure to the wine.

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347 cases produced.

Closure: Cork

Wine Specs:

Alcohol: 14.5% pH: 3.67
Total Acidity: .61 grams per liter

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