GHW - 2006 Golan Cabernet Sauvignon

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GHW - 2006 Golan Cabernet Sauvignon

Postby Gary J » Mon Aug 25, 2008 11:41 am

Some nice words for this wine from the GHW...

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/24/nyreg ... 4wine.html

Wine Under $20
A Kosher Red for Summer
By HOWARD G. GOLDBERG
Published: August 22, 2008

Wines bearing the Yarden label established the kosher Golan Heights Winery as Israel's top vintner. The winery's Golan line offers wines made for early use, providing plenty of pleasure at lower prices.

The velvety, meaty 2006 Golan cabernet sauvignon, a summer red, is ideal for duck breast and braised short ribs.
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Re: GHW - 2006 Golan Cabernet Sauvignon

Postby Daniel Rogov » Mon Aug 25, 2008 12:48 pm

Gary, Hi.....

I agree with Howard that this Golan series wine is good value for money. I might not, however, think of the wine as he does as "meaty". But then again, different strokes for different critic-folks. My own tasting note follows.

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Golan Heights Winery, Cabernet Sauvignon, Golan, 2006: Medium-bodied, with caressing tannins, a gentle hint of vanilla from the oak in which it developed for six months and appealing berry, currant and black cherry fruits. Round and generous, a very good entry-level wine. Drink now. Score 86. K
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Re: GHW - 2006 Golan Cabernet Sauvignon

Postby Harry J » Mon Aug 25, 2008 2:50 pm

Having tried the wine on two seperate occasions I agree with dr.h
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