Santo Domingo Gran Cabernet 2017

MXN $590

Grape: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

Appellation: Guadalupe Valley, Mexico

Region: Valle de la Grulla, Ensenada Baja California, Mexico

You’ll taste/smell: the best Cabernet grapes in the Valley, this winery keep their best grapes to use them to produce this wine, truly exceptional oaky Cabernet with graphite, subtle eucalyptus, tobacco, and ripe red cherry notes, smooth tannins and a long lingering finish

Good to have it with: red meats, anything grilled, strong cheeses

Best to have it:  61-64 ℉, 16-18ºC, let it breathe for 30-45 minutes

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Description

A small vineyard was established in Rancho Santo Domingo, having obtained the plants of one of the oldest and most prestigious wineries in Mexico. Around the year 1895 wine was made to sell it to the workers who were on their way to “El Alamo”, this wine was sent in carts that at the same time carrying food for the workers, this is where the Santo Domingo winemaking tradition began.

Production: 4,600 bottles

AWARDS

  • XXII Concurso “Ensenada Tierra del Vino” 2015 Universidad Autónoma de Baja California

Alcohol Grade: 13.7%

Aged 15 months in Oak Barrel

Aging Capacity: 4-6 years

Size: 750 ml

Additional information

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Wine Body

Full-Body

Winemaking style

Conventional

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