2012

Catena Alta Cabernet Sauvignon Bodega Catena Zapata

Cabernet Sauvignon

Price
CHF 39.50
Price per 10
5.27/10cl
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Wine information

Region

Argentina

Grape

Cabernet Sauvignon

Producer

Bodega Catena Zapata

Vintage

2012

Goes well with

Hearty rice stew, beef stroganoff, grilled beef paillard with vegetables

Degustation notes

Intense ruby. Delicate on the nose, with roasted notes, espresso, noble wood, tobacco and blackcurrant. Sweet entry on the palate, with elegant fruity richness, good tight tannins, and mild acidity lending freshness through to the finish.

Awards

Antonio Galloni - 92+
James Suckling - 94
Wine Spectator - 90
Robert Parker - 92

Special notes

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The grapes for the Catena Alta range of multiple award-winning estate Catena Zapata are sourced from two Catena family vineyards, La Pirámide and Domingo – each of which are responsible for one half of this blend respectively. The Catena Zapata winery has occupied the highest echelon of Argentinian winemaking for over a century.

Alcohol content

14.0%

Allergy info

contains: sulfit

Country of production

  • Argentina

Supplier

  • Coop Info Service
  • Postfach 2550, 4002 Basel
  • Phone: 0848 888 444

Drinking temperature

16-18°C

Optimum maturity

2017-2020

Original packaging

Box of 6

Stopper

Natural cork

Finishing process

Oak cask 225 l

Ratings

Average rating: 5.0 of 5 2 ratings and 2 reviews

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2012)
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Ausgezeichneter Wein, allerdings etwas teuer

  • from on
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Echt toller Wein, trinke ich immer wieder gerne