Wine Tasca d'Almerita Cabernet Sauvignon 2005
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Wine rich ruby red color with garnet reflections.
This wine has a soft, full-bodied, elegant taste - a luxurious and elegant, with sweet, silky tannins, lovely freshness and a very good potential for aging.
The wine has a scent with notes of wild berries, cinnamon, vanilla, sage, black pepper, tobacco and mint.
The wine goes well with red meat, fried or grilled sausages and ham, smoked meats and mature cheeses.
The question of who first landed in Sicily Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon, until finally resolved, but what counts were among the founders of Tasca trend, no doubt. Giuseppe Tasca (son Lucho and chief enologist economy today) says: "In the early 1980s my father felt the huge potential of the French varieties and started as an experiment to deal with them. Initially, all these experiments were carried out in secret, because, first, my grandfather rejected such ideas, and secondly, these varieties while actually been banned in Sicily. " However, after the first release of Giuseppe Tasca Sr. believed in the promise of the idea, and later to the same conclusion was reached by the Sicilian wine-making and regulatory organizations. Ratings: Gambero Rosso - 3/3 - AIS 4/5
Cabernet Sauvignon - one of the finest wines Tasca d`Almerita that thanks to the excellent balance and good tannin basis can develop for 8-10 years, delighting all the new shades multilayer bouquet in which the fresh notes of black fruit balanced by warm tones of spices and herbs. Vinification technology exquisite Cabernet Sauvignon complex as its taste, because it includes the maceration and alcoholic and malolactic fermentation, after which the wine is aged for 18 months in French oak barrels and Allier Tronse varieties. Luxury Cabernet Sauvignon 2005 will be at the peak of ripeness until the 2015-2016 year.