Product information "Francis Coppola Diamond Collection Claret 2016"
Award Wine Spectator - 87/100
Grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Merlot, Cabernet Franc
Tasting notes: Color: Beautiful ruby red. Nose: Intense, complex aromas of black currant, raspberries, violets, accompanied by a hint of anise. Palate: A full-bodied wine with soft tannins and the flavors of black cherries, pomegranates, roasted oak and vanilla.
Food pairings Filet mignons with blue cheese, grilled lamb chops, potatoes with truffle butter.
Terroir This blend was inspired by the great wines of Bordeaux. Mainly sourced from the soils in Solano, El Dorado and Lake Counties, the grapes come from higher elevations and volcanic soils.
Wine preparation Twelve months of aging in French oak barrels.
Enologist Corey Beck
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Aging potential: 4-6 years
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