Château Ste. Michelle Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Château Ste. Michelle (Washington)

£252.96 + £7.95 Shipping (48h - 5 days)

£252.96 + £7.95 Shipping (48h - 5 days)

£252.96 + £7.95 Shipping (48h - 5 days)

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From Château Ste. Michelle (Washington), we received this Château Ste. Michelle Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 (£252.96), a red wine with the best cabernet sauvignon grapes from the 2016 vintage. According to Drinks&Co users, this red wine earns 4 out of 5 points.

Technical sheet · Château Ste. Michelle Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2016 Other vintages
2015 and 2012
Appellation:Washington (United States)
Winery: Château Ste. Michelle
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon
Allergens: Contains Sulfites

Description · Château Ste. Michelle

Château Ste. Michelle Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 (Cabernet Sauvignon)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: intense, dark garnet.
  • Nose: macerated cherry notes, exotic spices, dusty earth, dry grass, vanilla, dried mushrooms and black currant.
  • Mouth: dense flavors of blue and black fruit, firm tannins layer.

APPELLATION: Columbia Valley.

GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon

AGEING: aged 22 months in 39% new American oak and French

PREPARATION: ripe grapes de-stemmed and sorted with a grape next generation and separation system designed to gently deliver the fruit to the fermentors, allowing a pure varietal expression and a smooth mouthfeel. Soft pumps are used to extract optimal flavor and color and minimize strong tannins. Each individual fermentation tank is tested daily to assess the development of tannins and structure and find the right time to drain the wine skins

PAIRING: roasted pork tenderloin with herbs toscanasy salmon.

ALCOHOL: 14.5%

Château Ste. Michelle

Built on the 1912 estate owned by Seattle lumber baron Frederick Stimson, the winery's roots date back to the Repeal of Prohibition, when the Pommerelle Wine Company and the National Wine Company were formed. They merged in 1954 to form American Wine Growers. In 1967, American Wine Growers began...

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4 /5

The Indian Wells Cabernet is Chateau Ste Michelle's warm climate ripe, jammy "New World" style of Cabernet Sauvignon The wine typifies the Wahluke Slope region with its rich, dark fruit aromas, and a touch of Syrah in the blend adds layers of fruit concentration to the wine's deep flavours As the founding winery of Washington State, Chateau Ste Michelle knows a thing or two about crafting superb reds in a crowd-pleasing style

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Reviews about Château Ste. Michelle Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Lauren Scott
Lauren Scott

4/5

I bought it at a sales campaign from Uvinum.
A really tasteful wine of red ruby colour. Smelling it, I noticed the aromas of blackberries. I noticed some good roughness in the mouth.

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