Dark in color with a mild red cherry nose. On the mid palate the wine displays some nice rich dark red cherries to match the nose along with some nice herbacious notes. On the medium length finish the wine displays some nice dryness and mild tannins. The wine is a bit young and fresh out of the bottle the wine displays some very noticeable alcohol and heat. It passed quickly.
From the LCBO web site:
Paso Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 — VINTAGES#: 161141
STYLE – Full-bodied & Smooth $19.95
Release Date:October 31, 2015
Alcohol/Vol 13.5% Made in: California, USA By:Constellation Brands Inc. (Us) Sugar Content:2 g/L Sweetness Descriptor: XD – Extra Dry Style:Full-bodied & Smooth
Description: Paso Robles experiences wide diurnal variation: the variance between hot day temperatures and cool overnight conditions. This allows winemakers to craft intensely flavoured wines with plenty of sunny and ripe fruit character without sacrificing freshness and elegance. This Cab Sauv will offer an impressive array of dark fruit with sweet oak accents. Look for a balanced and structured wine that will pair magnificently with grilled steak or roast lamb.