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2013 Cadence Camerata Red BlendBlend from United States

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  • 94 Jeb Dunnuck - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
  • 93 International Wine Report
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About

94

A significantly different blend from the 2012, which was over 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, the 2013 Camerata checks in as 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Cabernet Franc, 20% Merlot & 10% Petit Verdot, which like the Bel Canto spent 23 months in 50% new French oak. Possessing a fabulous bouquet of black currants, toasted spice, licorice & wild herbs, this full-bodied 2013 is concentrated, incredibly elegant & textured, with ripe tannin & a balanced, layered style that will evolve gracefully. It should be at its best from 2020-2033.

93 International Wine Report

Sourced from the Cara Mia Vineyard in Red Mountain, this wine is a compelling blend of 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc, & 10% Petit Verdot. The 'Camerata' is Cadence's Left Bank Bordeaux-style blend. The blackberry & black cherry aromas jump out of the glass. On the palate, it shows proper balance of dark fruit, bell pepper & cooking spices. Like it’s vineyard cousin (Bel Canto), the Camerata beautifully expresses the Red Mountain terroir, showing it can compete with any region in the world. This is an excellent example of winemaking, which lets the grapes & terroir beautifully show themselves; as its name 'Camerata' implies, all the components work well together. Overall this is a fantastic wine which has the potential to cellar for beyond a decade. (Best 2017-2032) - July, 2017 (OB)

Product Detail

Item # 115167
Country United States
Region Washington
Sub-Region Columbia Valley
Ratings

94 - Jeb Dunnuck - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

93 - International Wine Report

Vintage 2013
Color Red
ABV 14.4%
Varietal(s) Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot, Merlot
Size 750mL
Closure Cork
Features
Taste currant, blackberry, cherry, bell pepper, olive, asparagus, spice, ginger, oak, vanilla, tobacco, raspberry, cassis, violet, pepper, green bean, lead, cedar, molasses, dark fruit, black cherry, plum, smoke, toast and tar
Nose currant, blackberry, cherry, cedar, cigar box, tobacco, broccoli, berry, flower, mocha, leather, vanilla, violet, rose, truffle, earth and coffee