Friday, 16 November 2012

TN : Catena Alta Cabernet Sauvignon (Row Vines) 2009, Bodega Catena Zapata, Mendoza, Argentina

This wine is a blend of 95% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Cabernet Franc. The grapes for this wine came from select rows from Lot 3 of La Piramide (50%) vineyard, at 3117 feet elevation, and Lot 3 of Domingo vineyard (50%), at 3675 feet elevation. The winemaker was Alejandro Vigil.

This wine was imported by Vinunic AB.

Colour : Dark blackcurrant

Aroma : Blackcurrant, plums, pepper, mint, oak

Taste : Blackcurrant, liqourice, pepper, mint, plums, sandalwood/oak (leave for 1-2 years for wood to integrate)

Alcohol : 14%

Price : 255 SEK

Systembolaget Number : 99084

Mark : B

Website : Bodega Catena Zapata

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