Cabernet Sauvignon Grillos Cantores 2014

CLOS DES FOUS

Cabernet Sauvignon Grillos Cantores
2014

  • Organic

$23.40*

* Suggested retail price

24 case(s) available

Product code
423558
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Speculative
Status
Available
Country
Chile
Regulated designation
Region
Valle Central
Subregion
Valle del Rappel, Valle de Cachapoal
Varietal(s)
Cabernet Sauvignon 100 %
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Winery's website

About this winery

For Pedro Parra the purest expression of his passionate devotion to terroir is Clos des Fous, his collaboration with Francois Massoc, Paco Leyton, and Albert Cussen. Although the project is based in Pedro's home region of Bio Bio, 500km south of Santiago, the focus is not limited to making wines from Bio Bio: rather the idea is to discover (or rediscover) and celebrate great unknown terroirs throughout Chile - a vast and endlessly varied country - that is full of the vibrancy, uniqueness, and...

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Notes about product

The Grillos Cantores Cabernet vineyard is 25 acres of carbonated alluvial soil with espalier trellising systems. It was planted in 1993 and is located at an elevation of 1380 feet in Cachapoal.

Winemaking notes

Winemaker Francois Massoc uses selected yeast strains and zero stem inclusion as well as a 10 day cold soak. The elevage is done in vats and stainless steel tanks with lees contact.

Press reviews

James Suckling

- 91 points -

May 2017

A juicy wine with simple berry and cherry character, medium body and a lightly jamy finish.

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