1996 Dominus Proprietary Red Wine

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  • Proprietary Blend
  • 1.5L
  • WA 95
  • IWC 93

Reviews for 1996 Dominus Proprietary Red Wine

WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, May 2010
Medium garnet-brick colour. Complex evolved aromas of black olive dried cherries bacon fat graphic balsamic soy and a touch of truffle. The palate is finely knit with crisp acidity and a medium level of very fine tannins... Medium garnet-brick colour. Complex evolved aromas of black olive dried cherries bacon fat graphic balsamic soy and a touch of truffle. The palate is finely knit with crisp acidity and a medium level of very fine tannins pulling together fruit a well balanced amount of earthy / savoury fruit. Very long finish.successfully tamed the vintage's elevated tannin level. It should be relatively drinkable upon its release yet evolve nicely for two decades. Impressive!
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, July 1999
...Dusty black cherry plum game woodsmoke herbs and a suggestion of leafy cabernet franc on the nose. Thick and lush in the mouth with the extravagant sweetness of the best '96s. This has good structure and grip but there... ...Dusty black cherry plum game woodsmoke herbs and a suggestion of leafy cabernet franc on the nose. Thick and lush in the mouth with the extravagant sweetness of the best '96s. This has good structure and grip but there plenty of deep fruit to buffer the substantial tannins...