Barra of Mendocino "Pioneer" Mendocino Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

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Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
Sub-Region: Mendocino
Region: North Coast
Color: Red
Country/State: California
90 Our Score (5/2021) A wine named in homage to their family patriarch - the late Charlie Barra, a first generation Piemontese immigrant who consistently worked his vineyards via organic methods since 1955 - the "Pioneer" Cab is a wonderful "anytime" Cali Cab at a yesteryear price. This has a friendly frame full of black cherry, eucalyptus, leather, espresso, and molasses with a lively freshness. The body is plumper in this 2018 bottling than previous vintages, and while more balanced for the dining table than many in its category - there are no hard edges to be found. This delivers plenty of pleasure.
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750 ML
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