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Castillo Viejo Catamayor Reserva de la Familia Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

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Grape Variety: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Tasting NotesVery intense, brilliant ruby red with violet tones. Spicy aromas accompanied by notes of red fruits, chocolate and smoke. Excellent structure with velvety tannins and a long finish. Perfect to pair with all kinds of sophisticated dishes.

Vineyard: 100 hectares - San Jose, Uruguay
Age of the Vineyard: 5 to 20 years old
Time of Harvest: 10th February – 30th March
Altitude: 67 metres above sea level

Harvest Method: Hand-picked
Winemaking: Direct selection over the double sorting table, fermentation of entire berries in small concrete vats, alcoholic fermentation for 7 days at 24°C maceration over lees during 7 to 10 days and spontaneous malolactic fermentation in oak barrels.
Winemaker: Alejandro Etcheverry

Alcohol: 13.5% vol.
Volume: 750 ml
Residual sugars: 2.2 gr/litre
Standard Drinks: 8.0
Peak drinking: Enjoy now
Best Served: 17°C - 18°C
Ageing: 12 months in French oak barrels