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DeLille Chaleur Estate Red Mountain 2016

$80

Impressively structured, with multilayered currant, crushed stone and smoky bay leaf notes that build richness toward big but well-groomed tannins. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Best from 2021 through 2027. 400 cases made.

Details

Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Aug 31, 2019

Summary

Primary Grape

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon, native to Bordeaux, has thick blue skins, giving the resulting wines plentiful tannins and phenolics and making them particularly ageworthy. Over the past 50 years, Cabernet Sauvignon has spread to all of the New World's major winegrowing regions, and it remains one of France's most important grapes.

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Other Grapes

Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot

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$80

DeLille Chaleur Estate Red Mountain 2016

Impressively structured, with multilayered currant, crushed stone and smoky bay leaf notes that build richness toward big but well-groomed tannins. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Best from 2021 through 2027. 400 cases made.

Details

Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Aug 31, 2019

Summary

Primary Grape

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon, native to Bordeaux, has thick blue skins, giving the resulting wines plentiful tannins and phenolics and making them particularly ageworthy. Over the past 50 years, Cabernet Sauvignon has spread to all of the New World's major winegrowing regions, and it remains one of France's most important grapes.

Read More

Other Grapes

Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot

Region

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