|Winery:||Vineyard Block Estates|
|Region:||USA » California » Napa|
Vineyard Block Estates
Good dark fruit in this wine. Nice structure formed by firm tannins that are decently integrated. Traces of oak and just a hint of vanilla as well. Definitely not a bad wine at all, but for the price I think that I might look elsewhere when it comes...
- Avg. Price $19.99
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