GAUCHEZCO ESTATE CABERNET SAUVIGNON
Grape variety: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Vineyard details: Barrancas-Maipú. Deep alluvial soils: clay, sand and limestone predominate. Drip irrigation. 55 years old vines
Vine cultivation: Vertical shoot position trellising (VSP)
Harvest details: Hand picked in small bins on the lastweek of March
Grapes were destemmed and crushed. Maceration before fermentation for 48 hrs. 14 days of alcoholic fermentation. Natural malolactic fermentation.
Oak regimen: 20% of the wine spent 8month in French and American oak barrels.
Color: This Cabernet Sauvignon has an intense and lively deep red purple color.
Nose: Fruity notes of pepper, raspberry, dry fig and raisins along with floral notes of violets.
Palate: Complex and harmonious wine, with a soft and velvety entry, firm tannins and lovely juicy finish.
Enjoy it with smoked and grilled meats and prepared spicy meats.