Winery Harlan Estate Harlan Estate Red
This wine is a blend of 4 varietals which are the Cabernet franc, the Cabernet-Sauvignon, the Petit Verdot and the Merlot.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or game (deer, venison).
The Harlan Estate Red of the Winery Harlan Estate is in the top 20 of wines of United States and in the top 5 of wines of Napa Valley.
Details and technical informations about Winery Harlan Estate's Harlan Estate Red.
Discover the grape variety: Cabernet franc
Cabernet Franc is one of the oldest red grape varieties in Bordeaux. The Libourne region is its terroir where it develops best. The terroirs of Saint-Emilion and Fronsac allow it to mature and develop its best range of aromas. It is also the majority in many blends. The very famous Château Cheval Blanc, for example, uses 60% Cabernet Franc. The wines produced with Cabernet Franc are medium in colour with fine tannins and subtle aromas of small red fruits and spices. When blended with Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, it brings complexity and a bouquet of aromas to the wine. It produces fruity wines that can be drunk quite quickly, but whose great vintages can be kept for a long time. It is an earlier grape variety than Cabernet Sauvignon, which means that it is planted as far north as the Loire Valley. In Anjou, it is also used to make sweet rosé wines. Cabernet Franc is now used in some twenty countries in Europe and throughout the world.
Informations about the Winery Harlan Estate
The Winery Harlan Estate is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 2 wines for sale in the of Napa Valley to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Napa Valley
The wine region du Napa Valley is located in the region of Napa County in California in United States. In the mouth of Napa Valley is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins. We currently count 2453 estates and châteaux in the of Napa Valley, producing 7581 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Napa Valley go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or spicy food.
The wine region of California
California is the largest and most important wine region in the United States. It represents the southern two-thirds (850 miles or 1,370 kilometers) of the country's west coast. (Oregon and Washington make up the rest. ) The state also spans nearly 10 degrees of latitude.
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The word of the wine: Double magnum (or Marie-Jeanne)
Bottle with a capacity of 3 litres.