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Date Printed: 11/25/2014
Robert Foley Vineyards Charbono 2005
Robert Foley Vineyards Charbono 2005
(search item no. 117017)
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International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
PRICE ON 11/25/2014: $37.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2004 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2004 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2003 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2002 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2002 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Bob Foley thanks all of the Charbonophiles out there for expressing such enthusiasm for this varietal which he is personally so passionate about. Truly unique, sometimes gamey, sometimes overtly fruity, Charbono is like the winemaker's "box of chocolates."
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About Robert Foley Vineyards:

Robert Foley Vineyards in Napa Valley is a small family owned and operated winery headed by winemaker, Bob Foley. Bob has been a winemaker for over 30 years, and produces wines from many varietals, including the lesser known favorite, Charbono. Bob is known for making deep, dark wines with remarkable depth and complexity.

Foley Vineyards' new cave and wine facility finished recently on Howell Mountain.