Andeluna Grand Reserve Pasionado Cabernet Franc


Andeluna Pasionado is a strong contender among some of the best wine in the world. Only made during exceptional vintages. Very low-yields of the best quality, carefully picked grapes. Aged in new French oak barrels for 18 months. Aged in bottle for 12 months before release. The grapes used come from vineyards in Tupungato, located at 4300 feet.  These plots contain alluvial, sandy and permeable soils.

 

 

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Andeluna Grand Reserve Pasionado Cabernet Franc

Andeluna Pasionado is a strong contender among some of the best wine in the world. Only made during exceptional vintages. Very low-yields of the best quality, carefully picked grapes. Aged in new French oak barrels for 18 months. Aged in bottle for 12 months before release. The grapes used come from vineyards in Tupungato, located at 4300 feet.  These plots contain alluvial, sandy and permeable soils.

 

 

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose A combination of aromas reminiscent of anise, ripe fruits and spices with hints of chocolate and tobacco
Palate A structured, full bodied wine with rounded tannins which result in a persistent finish
Colour Intense ruby colour with violet highlights
Fact Sheet
Grape Variety 100% Cabernet Franc
Alcohol % 14.5% ABV
Style Dry, Full Bodied
Estate/Producer Andeluna Cellars
Country Argentina
Region/AOC Mendoza
Vintage 2012
Making Techniques Hand-selection of berries. Pre-fermentation maceration with dry ice. Racking and post-fermentation maceration for 10 days. This wine was aged in new French oak barrels for 18 months. At least 12 months in bottle before release.
Closure Cork
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Tim Atkin Top 50 Argentinean Wines
Sommelier Wine Awards Gold Medal

Tags: Cabernet Franc, Benegas Lynch, Andeluna