Finca Los Frutales Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Finca Los Frutales Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Finca los Frutales

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Name: Cabernet Sauvignon Finca Los Frutales
Type: Organic Red wine
Vintage: 2012
Winery: Bodega Joaquín Fernández
Region: D.O. Sierras de Málaga, Serranía de Ronda
Variety: 92 % Cabernet Sauvignon and 8 % Merlot
Alcohol: 14%
Elaboration: Handpicked. Alcoholic fermentation with indigenous yeasts in stainless steel tanks at 28 ºC (to extract the potential of grapes).  Malolactic fermentation and ageing in barrels of French oak for 16 months. Cabernet Sauvignon is a French variety, which after several years of adaptation to the Serrania de Ronda, develops different, fresh, spicy wines and full of aromas of wild fruits.
Colour: Violet with garnet reflections, high layer.
Nose: Very intense and fruity nose, mineral nuances, black chocolate, aromatic plants and underbrush with a sweet background, notes of liquorice and spices.
Mouth: Full in the mouth, very concentrated, with fresh nuances and very fleshy fruit. complex and very long aftertaste, highlights the chocolate power and the spices.
Climatology: Vineyard on the slope of a mountain "Sierra de las Salinas" with 15% slope at 700 metres of altitude with South facing. Calcareous soil. Planting density 4,500 plants per hectare. Production 3,800 Kg per hectare per year. The climatolgy during 2012 was dry but fresh, favouring low yields with very ripe grapes and concentrated juice.
Pairing: White, red, cured meats, stews.