Barak Vineyard Red 2012, Israel


My Rating 83 Points. 
Price $18.

Dark purple in color with a purple /brick rim.

Aromatic nose with blackberries, blueberries, plums, wild flowers, metals, wood and black pepper.

Medium plus in body with medium acidity, a clean feel and nice legs.

Dry and fruity on the palate with blackberries, plums cherries, oak, bitter greens, currants, metals, minerals, spices and peppercorn.

Medium finish with soft tannins and tart cherries.

Nice table wine and it is drinking well now. Not for aging. Good with hard cheeses.

A blend of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Syrah and 5% Petite Syrah.
Aged for 18 months in French oak barrels.

13.3% alcohol by volume.


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