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" Inky in color with deep, dark hues, the 2008 ChesterKidder offers exquisite black cherry and chocolate aromas and flavors with a pleasant hint of oak spice. This is a vibrant and rich wine with intense flavors of ripe blackberry that leave a lengthy impression. Blend: 61% Cabernet Sauvignon, 29% Syrah, 6% Petit Verdot, 4% Cabernet Franc alcohol by volume: 14.7%"

  • Year: 2008
  • Producer: Long Shadows Winery
92 Points
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
"Bright, deep rubyred. Expressive nose offers currant, cherry cola, graphite and dark chocolate. Silky, sexy and intense, with firm, vibrant cabernet fruit complicated by licorice and spices. Finishes lively and very long, with sweet tannins and solid structure from the cabernet, some of which spent up to 40 days on its skins."
91 Points
Wine Spectator
"Tannins grip around the edges of expressive cherry, roasted meat and herb flavors, mingling effectively on the long finish. Strikes an attractive balance and keeps singing on the finish."
90 Points
Wine Enthusiast
"Always the last of the Long Shadows lineup to be released, this spent 20 months in barrel and another two years in bottle. The blend remains weighted toward Cabernet Sauvignon (61%) and Syrah (29%), with small amounts of Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc. Oaky, smoky, smooth and mouthfilling, it's bursting with rich cassis fruit and annotated with a dash of pepper."

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Long Shadows Wineries Chester Kidder Red Wine Blend 2008 750ml

country: United States/region: Washington State/subregion: Columbia Valley

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