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House of Cards 2012 Napa Valley Red Wine

House of Cards 2012 Napa Valley Red Wine

94 points
Wine Spies' Agent Red
94 points
Wine Spies' Agent Red

Mission Codename The Covert Giant

NBA Basketball great Yao Ming has made quite a stir in the wine world. His incredible Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon has earned the respect of wine lovers around the globe. That wine sells for $115. Until now, that was his budget option. His Reserve Cabernet sells for an astronomical $625 per bottle.

However, you don’t have to pay $650 or even $115 for a stellar Yao Ming wine, though. You see, we have Yao’s 2012 Napa Valley Red Wine from his covert sister label, House of Cards.

This House of Cards 2012 Red Wine a really impressive wine - especially when you consider the low price. This red blend is very fragrant, opulent and rich on the nose, with layers of red fruit, black fruit, earth and spice, leading with Black cherry, blackberry, red currant, cranberry, strawberry and cigar box. As the wine opens up, it unveils sweet tobacco, dried meat, spice, subtle baker’s chocolate and a very subtle hint of savory dried herbs.

Deeply flavorful, juicy and very delicious, with juicy red and black fruit that bursts forth on the palate. Black currant, raspberry, Bing cherry, strawberry and blackberry take the lead. These are followed by cranberry, cocoa powder, tobacco leaf, subtle sweet spice and a slate minerality.

At just $22.99, we expect today’s wine to sell out before Monday’s deadline, so please be sure to acquire yours soon. Today’s very highly recommended wine is an absolute slam dunk!

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What the Winery Says 2012 Napa Valley Red Wine

House of Cards
House of Cards
Winemakers
Tom Hinde
Varietal
Red Blend
Composition
63% Cabernet Sauvignon
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22% Merlot
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9% Zinfandel
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3% Syrah
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3% Petite Verdot
Vintage
2012
Appellation
Napa Valley
Aging
15 months
Barrels
French oak
TA
6.0 g/L
pH
3.63
Abv
14.2%

About the Winery House of Cards

House of Cards Winemaker Tom Hinde
House of Cards Winemaker Tom Hinde
House of Cards 2012 Napa Valley Red Wine 750ml Wine Bottle
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House of Cards 2012 Napa Valley Red Wine 750ml Wine Bottle
Offer Expired Nov 20, 2015 at 11:59 pm
$00.00
Price Redacted
$38.00
Elsewhere