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Diamond Mountain Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon

Diamond Mountain Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon Wine Details
Price: $80.00 per bottle

Description: Napa Valley mountain appellations have well deserved, distinct reputations. Diamond Mountain is without a doubt one of the most respected. Wines from this north valley location are big, full of tannins and expressive of their rugged place. This Laird wine is no exception to that banner. Sourced from one of Napa Valley’s finest vineyards, this wine shows true character of place.

Varietal Definition
Cabernet Sauvignon:
Cabernet Sauvignon is the most widely planted and significant among the five dominant varieties in France’s Bordeaux region, as well as the most successful red wine produced in California. Though it was thought to be an ancient variety, recent genetic studies at U.C. Davis have determined that Cabernet Sauvignon is actually the hybrid offspring of Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Franc. Cabernet Sauvignon berries are small with black, thick and very tough skin. This toughness makes the grapes fairly resistant to disease and spoilage and able to withstand some autumn rains with little or no damage. It is a mid to late season ripener. These growth characteristics, along with its flavor appeal have made Cabernet Sauvignon one of the most popular red wine varieties worldwide.
One of the older varieties. Clean, fruity, delicious wine, best with a sweet finish. A very popular wine. The fresh juice is reminiscent of pineapple.


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