Concannon Selected Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
Cabernet Sauvignon from Central Coast, California
Well balanced, with a rich nose of cherry and plum, followed by hints of chocolate and vanilla. The palate is flavorful, showing rhubarb and pomegranate with oak overtones, followed by hints of sweet tobacco on the finish.
Pair with beef tri-tip or rosemary-rubbed filet mignon.
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A historic and once-famous Livermore winery, Concannon was bought and sold several times in the 1980's by large conglomerates that were purchasing each other. Each sale resulted in a loss of focus, and the brand suffered. In 1992 Eric Wente of Wente Vineyards saved it from the jaws of destruction by assembling a group of eight investors to buy the winery. However, Concannon Vineyard is a totally separate company in both ownership and... View More