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Catena Zapata Nicolas 2015

75cl

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Catena Zapata Nicolas 2015

£77.02
£77.02
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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2015 Other vintages
2017 and 2014
Appellation:Mendoza (Cuyo, Argentina)
Winery: Bodega Catena Zapata
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Petit Verdot
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Bodega Catena Zapata elaborates this Catena Zapata Nicolas 2015 (£462.13), a red wine from Mendoza that is based on the best of petit verdot, malbec and cabernet sauvignon of 2015. Drinks&Co users rate this red wine with 4 out of 5 points and also has the following ratings: robert parker: 93.

Description of Catena Zapata Nicolas 2015

Catena Zapata Nicolas 2015 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Petit Verdot)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: intense violet, black and bluish reflections.
  • Nose: complex, ripe black fruit, bitter chocolate, licorice, mineral notes, floral notes, violet, herbaceous notes, spices and pepper.
  • Mouth: structured, mineral notes, gooseberry, long and persistent.

APPELLATION: Mendoza.

GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec.

AGEING: Aged for 24 months in new French oak barrels. Back rest in the bottle for 24 months.

PREPARATION: fermentation in French oak barrels from 225 to 500 liters; 10% and 90% whole bunches grapes. Grapes, manually overturned barrels, fermented for 15 days in the same, achieving a seamless integration of fruit / wood. low fermentation temperatures for higher extraction of aromatic components. Manual winding tasks for soft and gentle extraction of flavors and tannins. Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation barrels favors precipitation of lees sediment.

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16-18 ° C

ALCOHOL: 14%

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The Winery

Bodega Catena Zapata

Bodega Catena Zapata

In 1994, Nicolas and his team were confident they had identified the best lots for growing Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec. First, Jose Galante, winemaker since 1975, bottling a small cut grapes from the oldest and most uniform batches of Uxmal vineyard (which later was called because of its location Agrelo vineyard in the district of Agrelo). 300 cases were divided wine Catena Alta Cabernet Sauvignon.

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Reviews of Catena Zapata Nicolas 2015

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4 /5

<p>Nicolas Catena Zapata shows Intense and complex flavours of ripe black fruit, dark chocolate, pepper and spicy oak. <p><p>This is a full-bodied and powerful wine.<p>
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4 /5

Great wines begin in the vineyard. Catena Zapata vision is to make rich and unforgettable wines that are true to the special place they come from. The story of Catena is the story of Argentine wine. Founded in 1902, Argentina's Bodega Catena Zapata is known for its pioneering role in resurrecting Malbec and in discovering extreme high altitude terroirs in the Andean foothills of Mendoza.
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4 /5

Grandes vinhos começam na vinha. A visão de Catena Zapata é fazer vinhos ricos e inesquecíveis que são verdadeiros para com o lugar especial de onde vêm. A história de Catena é a história do vinho argentino. Fundada em 1902, é conhecida pelo seu papel pioneiro na ressurreição do Malbec e na descoberta de terroirs de altitude extrema no sopé dos Andes de Mendoza.
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4/5

Nicolas Catena Zapata shows Intense and complex flavours of ripe black fruit, dark chocolate, pepper and spicy oak. This is a full-bodied and powerful wine.
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