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Daou Pessimist Red Blend 2018


Cellarmaster's VALUE RATING

95 / 100

RRP HK$395.00

HK$320.00 each

HK$288.00 in any 6+

AVAILABILITY 22 bottles left
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The 2018 Pessimist is inky and dark aubergine in color. A powerhouse vintage with a plethora fruit showcasing blueberry, boysenberry, plum and strawberry. Smoky notes of truffle and roasted coffee are accompanied by accents of floral consisting of lavender and lilac, highlighted by underlying nuances of buttered toast, vanilla, and a breath of cool wintergreen.
Blend: 62% Petite Sirah, 20% Zinfandel, 16% Syrah, 2% Lagrein

"The 2018 Pessimist is a barrel sample blend of 62% Petite Sirah, 19% Zinfandel, 17% Syrah and 2% Lagrein. It is expected to age for 11 months in 50% new French oak. Opaque ruby-purple, it offers up tar, chargrill, turned black earth and blackcurrants with wafts of blackcurrant bud, dark chocolate, smoked meats and crushed red cherries. The medium to full-bodied palate has lifted flavor layers, a firm, grainy frame and long, spicy, fresh finish."
92 points - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

90-92 points- Jeb Dunnuck


Country USA
Region Paso Robles Wine Country

95 / 100 Cellarmaster Value Rating

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