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Alta Vista Classic Cabernet

2013 Reddish purple color, with some flashes of violet. On the nose, this wine is very intense with aromas of pepper and ripe red fruit and toasty notes resulting from its storage in oak. On the palate, medium-bodied, with balance and soft tannins. It has a noticeably persistent finish. Ideal for accompanying grilled red meat, pastas with seasoned sauces, and hard and semi-hard cheeses.
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$18.00 / Bottle   $216.00 / Case
SALE $12.99 / Bottle   $155.88 / Case
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Alta Vista is one of the largest family-owned wineries in Argentina. The d’Aulan Family’s mission is to illustrate the very best expression of the different Argentine terroirs.

They have done groundbreaking work with terroir and varietal management, comparing different vineyard terroirs and the unique characteristics they impart to the wines. They were the first Argentinean winery to produce vineyard designated wines.

After being hand-picked, the Cabernet grapes are carefully separated from the stems by means of a grinder and then put into stainless steel tanks. The alcoholic fermentation takes place with selected yeast over a period of 7 days, with frequent pumping over. Maceration continues for an 10 additional days. The wine is aged in American oak barrels for 6 months.