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Sunday, 14 December 2014

Chapel Hill Parsons Nose Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

An oh-so-attractive black fruit leaps from the glass here, pure damson and mulberry - makes me want to place my head in a vatful and 'motorboat' with it. 

My own proclivities aside, the palate here is somewhat at odds against that playful, inviting aroma - cushioned entry, before you get to chew on a chocolate coated licorice root. Concludes with a touch of fine tannin, on a good length. Touch and go a point higher. 89

Tasted on: Thursday 13th November, a Leaf day 
Source: Sample
Price: $16
Alcohol: 14.5%
Closure: Screwcap

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