Bousquet Cabernet Sauvignon Mendoza 2020

Domaine Bousquet

Bousquet Cabernet Sauvignon Mendoza
2020

  • Organic
  • Vegan

$15.90

* Suggested retail price
Product code
14195355
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
SAQ Continuous Supply
Status
Available
Type of product
Still wine
Country
Argentina
Regulated designation
Geographical Indication (GI)
Region
Mendoza
Subregion
Tupungato - Valle de Tupungato
Varietal(s)
Cabernet Sauvignon 100 %
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Sugar content
3,5 g/l
Closure type
Metal screw cap
Aging potential
To drink within 4 years
Winery's website

About this winery

The estate covers 240 hectares in Tupungato, in the Uco Valley (Mendoza). The region has idyllic wine-growing conditions. The vineyard is located at the foot of the Andes, at an altitude of 1,200 meters, this which places it among the highest vineyards in the world. Thanks to its location, the vineyard of the Domaine Bousquet benefits from a cool and dry climate, important factors for . With an average rainfall of 20 cm per year, the water distribution in the vineyards can be very good....

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Product notes

James Suckling :90 points Tim Atkin : 90 points

Winemaking notes

Manual harvest between the end of March and the first week of April. Fermentation at a maximum temperature between 25 and 27°C for 15 days.

Tasting notes

Colour of an intense ruby red. Aromas of small fruits, spices and mineral notes. The Palate is rich with red fruit flavors, black pepper notes and with a well-balanced acidity. Pairs well with grilled red meats, skewers of duck breast, spare ribs, roast leg of lamb.