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Bob Campbell, Master of Wine Bob Campbell has judged wine professionally in twelve countries, contributes regularly to wine publications around the world and has lectured on wine in many countries. His speciality is New Zealand wine which he reviews from an international perspective. He gained his Master of Wine qualification in 2000.
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Esk Valley Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon Malbec Hawke's Bay NZ 2004

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3 Star Rating
83/100 351
Strong sweet, ripe berry flavours with some spicy rustic Malbec evident. A tad raw but shows good concentration and balance.
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Tasted: Sep 2005   Closure: S'cap    Average price: NZD $23 (~USD $20)

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