Dark in color with a mild nose. On the mid pallet the wine displays some nice black berries. On the medium length finish there are some tannins, some dryness, along with some noticeable acidity. This is a good wine but not a great one. Some breathing might help it out some. I would give it an 88 or so.
From the LCBO web site:
HESS SELECT CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2010 VINTAGES 25080 | 750 mL bottle Price $ 22.95
Made in: California, USA By: The Hess Collection
13.5% Alcohol/Vol. Style: Medium-bodied & Fruity Sugar Content: 9 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: D – Dry
Lovely hints of black raspberries, roses and dark chocolate on the nose with a touch of black licorice; beautiful rich berry flavor with a hint of earth and smoke. (The Wine Buzz (Ohio), Aug. 30, 2012).