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Valentin Bianchi Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

Valentin Bianchi Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

750ml    
Sku: 1688045

Lead Time 5 day lead-time required Why?

In 1928, Italian immigrant Valentin Bianchi bought a vineyard and small winery called El Chiche in Mendoza, Argentina. When Valentin’s sons joined the company in the early 1950s, they renamed the company Valentin Bianchi. Today his grandsons, Valentin Eduardo, Ricardo Stradella and Alejandro Ruben manage the estate. The Valentin Bianchi vineyards Asti, Las Paredes and Dona Elsa comprise over 716 acres and are located in San Rafael, an area thought to have the best soil in the Mendoza region. The vineyards are planted with Italian, Californian and French rootstock. Francisco Martinez is the winemaker for all Valentin Bianchi labels, and has been with the winery since 1979. In 1996, winemaker Robert Pepi, of Napa, California was hired as a consultant to introduce contemporary techniques while maintaining the wines’ traditional Argentine character.

Tasting notes
Spicy aromas, cassis and berry notes are evident in thenose, a balanced mouth-feel and flavors lead to a pleasing, soft berry-vanilla finish.

Technical notes
Variety: 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Malbec Alcohol: 14.10 % Residual Sugar: 3.36 g/l Acidity: 5.25 g/l pH: 3.64

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