Wente Vineyards - Vineyard Selection Southern Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Red Wine
Wente Vineyards - Vineyard Selection Southern Hills Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

6x 75cl Bottles £82.00
Next in stock 8th Sep 2021

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  • ABV13.5%
  • Food MatchRed Meats
  • Grape TypeCabernet Sauvignon
  • Vintage2011

In the 19th century, California wine pioneer Charles Wetmore imported Cabernet Sauvignon cuttings from Bordeaux to plant in his Livermore Valley vineyards. The descendants of these vines were selected by University of California at Davis to become a part of their Foundation nursery and are known as clones 7 and 8. Today, the Wente family farms approximately 400 acres of Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards using these two clones with appropriately selected root stocks. With their undulating terrain, meandering Arroyos, well-drained rocky soils, and unique mesoclimates, the Southern Hills vineyards are located in the most desirable settings with exposures ideal for growing Cabernet Sauvignon of distinct character, depth and intensity.

This Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits flavours of cherry, dark plum and a hint of coffee.

Rich, yet approachable tannins provide a long, smooth finish.

15 from Wente Family Estates


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