Napa Valley - Red Blend - Cuvee (2017)

Wine Spots Napa Valley Red Wine is a classic Bordeaux-styled wine, exhibiting the strength and structure of Old World varietals with the finesse and floral signature of Napa Valley. A blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc.

WINERY

WINE SPOTS

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COUNTRY

USA


Price:
$36.63

WINEMAKER'S NOTES

Napa Valley, while small in size, produces some of the finest wines in the world. Old World varietals thrive here, reflecting their classic characteristics while showcasing the diversity of Napa Valley's sub-appellations, each with their unique micro-climate and complex soils. These appellations gravelly, well-drained hillside soils, which are exposed to sunlight at low temperatures, produce wines with a dense palate and great structure.
  • VARIETAL COMPOSITION  Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc
  • ACIDITY 7.3 g/l
  • ORIGIN California
  • AGING Between 8 and 12 month.
  • SERVING TEMPERATURE 16 - 14ºC
  • COLOUR Ruby Red
  • CLIMATE Sunlight at low temperatures.
  • PALATE Dark cherry, cassis, and blackberry flavors.
  • SMELL Dark cherry.

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ABOUT THE WINERY: WINE SPOTS

The fruit for the 2017 Wine Spots Cabernet Sauvignon was sourced from the Stags Leap, Rutherford and St. Helena AVAs. The gravelly, well-drained hillside soils are exposed to sunlight at low temperatures, producing wines with a dense palate and great structure.

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