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  • Red wine from vinification of Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. 
    Well-structured solid wine, tannic with a whole of wild grass scents. 
    Alike Merlot, also the Cabernet arrived in Friuli at the end of the 19th century finding it as a perfect place to grow up and being fruitful. It’s the second most popular grape in Friulia after the Merlot. In our region most people like it pretty young to get the most of its intensity. 
    Cabernet Valchiarò - a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc - is also good for ageing thanks to the long maceration which gives it a solid tannic mixture of flavours.
    It goes with wild meat and flavoured roasts. 
    Serve at 17- 18°C (62-64°F).

  • Vintage production

  • Bottles q.ty

     4000 bottiglie
  • Grapes specifications

    Grape: 50% Cabernet Franc - 50% Cabernet Sauvignon
    Vineyards location: Pradis
    Vineyards area: Ha 1,000
    Vineyards average age: 22 years
    Vineyards/hectar: 3636
    Yield/hectar: 5200 kg
    Yield/vineyard: 1,43 kg
    Growing method: Guyot
    Vintage time: October, 10th , 2004
    Vintage method: Manually in wooden chests
  • Vinification techniques

    Grapes softly destemmed and crushed.
    Fermentation achieved by adding selected yeasts.
    Middle-term maceration (15 days).
    Fermentation temperature 25-26°C (77-79°F).
    Maturation in stainless steel and glass.