2001 L'Aventure Optimus

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  • Proprietary Blend
  • 750ML
  • WA 94
  • WE 92
  • WS 90

Reviews for 2001 L'Aventure Optimus

WA 94
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2004
...a blockbuster. A dense purple color precedes the sumptuous perfume of blueberries blackberries acacia flowers and licorice. The small percentages of Petit Verdot and Zinfandel along with the huge amount of Syrah give... ...a blockbuster. A dense purple color precedes the sumptuous perfume of blueberries blackberries acacia flowers and licorice. The small percentages of Petit Verdot and Zinfandel along with the huge amount of Syrah give this wine much more up-front accessible aromatic and flavor profiles...
WE 92
Wine Enthusiast - Wine Enthusiast, March 2004
From Rhône-possessed Paso Robles an adventurous blend of Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah Petit Verdot and Zinfandel. The aroma is subdued now closed and brooding. On the palate is an explosion of cassis briar chocolate and... From Rhône-possessed Paso Robles an adventurous blend of Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah Petit Verdot and Zinfandel. The aroma is subdued now closed and brooding. On the palate is an explosion of cassis briar chocolate and coffee. Sweet ripe tannins make for a dusty mouthfeel. Needs a minimum of a year in the cellar.
WS 90
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, February 2004
A ripe fleshy openly fruity style with plum jam raspberry and blackberry fruit flavors a smooth fleshy texture finishing with finely integrated tannins and a long aftertaste...