Lodi Cabernet Sauvignon
Wine Type: Red Wine
Country: United States
Grapes: Mostly Cabernet Sauvignon with a small amount of Petite Sirah
Tasting Notes: The Carving Board 2021 Lodi Cabernet Sauvginon is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and a small amount of Petite Sirah. The result is a wine with clearly defined cassis combined with notes of plum and a touch of spice. The wine is rich on the palate featuring well integrated tannins and notes of toasty oak and vanilla richness to the finish.
Food Pairings: Serve with a variety of red meats, spicy sausage BBQ, wild salmon and aged cheeses for a relaxing treat.
Aging: Fermented in a rotary fermenter and transferred to 50% American and 50% French oak.
International Wine Report: The 2021 Carving Board Cabernet Sauvignon begins with aromas of cherries and sweet plums woven together with spices, herbs and red licorice soaring from the glass. Medium-bodied with a velvety texture, laced with sweet red berry fruits, spices and herb nuances which lead up to the finish.”
90 points, International Wine Report (2021