Diamond Collection Claret 2014

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA

Diamond Collection Claret
2014

$35.75*

* Suggested retail price
Product code
521021
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Consignment
Status
Unavailable
Country
United States
Regulated designation
Table wine
Region
California
Varietal(s)
Cabernet Sauvignon 76 %
Petit Verdot 19 %
Merlot 3 %
Cabernet Franc 2 %
Alcohol percentage
13.5%
Color
Red
Closure type
Cork
Aging vessel type
French Oak
Length of aging
12 months
Total acidity
.60g/100ml g/l
PH
3.68
Availability
Winery's website

About this winery

Francis Ford Coppola has a long family history with wine making. He was first exposed to the wine making process while growing up in New York. During this time, his grandfather and uncles would make wine in the basement of their apartment using the grapes that they had shipped in from California. In 1962, Francis met his wife Eleanor on the set of his first feature film. The two later moved to San Francisco and subsequently became the owners of a substantial and beautiful wine estate. Eleanor...

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Notes about product

The 2013 vintage experienced an incredible growing season with superb weather two years in a row. This helped optimize the grapevines and allowed both red and white varietals to develop a wonderful concentration, an intense fragrance, and a perfect balance. The 2013 Claret offers layers of complexity with robust flavors, richness, and well-hewn tannins.

Tasting notes

This vintage exhibits aromas of raspberries, plums, tobacco, and oak. It is purple magenta in appearance with tasting notes of cherries, cassis, cloves, and toasted vanilla.

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