Winery Viña Cobos - Cobos Volturno

Winery Viña Cobos Cobos Volturno

4.7
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the world.
The Cobos Volturno of Winery Viña Cobos is a red wine from the region of Perdriel in Mendoza.
This wine is a blend of 2 varietals which are the Cabernet-Sauvignon and the Malbec.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a lot of tannins present in the mouth.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or game (deer, venison).
The Cobos Volturno of the Winery Viña Cobos is in the top 5 of wines of Argentina and in the top 5 of wines of Perdriel.

Taste structure of the Cobos Volturno from the Winery Viña Cobos

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Cobos Volturno of Winery Viña Cobos in the region of Mendoza is a powerful with a lot of tannins present in the mouth.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

Wine with oak taste

chocolate, oak

Wine with earth taste

leather, smoke

Wine with spices taste

dried herbs, licorice

On the nose the Cobos Volturno of Winery Viña Cobos in the region of Mendoza often reveals types of flavors of cherry, cassis or red fruit and sometimes also flavors of cigar box, dried herbs or spices.

Details and technical informations about Winery Viña Cobos's Cobos Volturno.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Cabernet-Sauvignon

Cabernet-Sauvignon noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Bordeaux). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small bunches, and small grapes. Cabernet-Sauvignon noir can be found in many vineyards: South-West, Loire Valley, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Armagnac, Rhone Valley, Provence & Corsica, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

Last vintages of this wine

Cobos Volturno - 2017
In the top 5 of of Perdriel wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Cobos Volturno - 2016
In the top 5 of of Perdriel wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Cobos Volturno - 2014
In the top 5 of of Perdriel wines
Average rating: 4.4 1 1 1 1 0
Cobos Volturno - 2013
In the top 5 of of Perdriel wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Cobos Volturno - 2012
In the top 5 of of Perdriel wines
Average rating: 4.7 1 1 1 1 0.5
Cobos Volturno - 2011
In the top 5 of of Perdriel wines
Average rating: 4.7 1 1 1 1 0.5
Cobos Volturno - 2010
In the top 5 of of Perdriel wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5

The best vintages of Cobos Volturno from Winery Viña Cobos are 2005, 2017, 2016, 2013 and 2010.

Informations about the Winery Viña Cobos

The winery offers 32 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 4.2.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Perdriel in the region of Mendoza

The Winery Viña Cobos is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 29 wines for sale in the of Perdriel to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Mendoza
In the top 3 of of Argentina wines
In the top 3 of of Perdriel wines
In the top 10 of red wines
In the top 15 wines of the world

The wine region of Mendoza

Mendoza is by far the largest wine region in Argentina. Located on a high-altitude plateau at the edge of the Andes Mountains, the province is responsible for roughly 70 percent of the country's annual wine production. The French Grape variety Malbec has its New World home in the vineyards of Mendoza, producing red wines of great concentration and intensity. The province Lies on the western edge of Argentina, across the Andes Mountains from Chile.


The wine region of Perdriel

Perdriel is a small sub-region (20 kilometers 13 miles) South of the Argentine city of Mendoza at the foot of the Andes Mountains. It is home to some of Mendoza's Oldest vineyards, majoring on the Grape/malbec">Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon grape varieties. Within the context of typically Full-bodied Mendoza red wines, the Malbecs from Perdriel often show comparitive subtlety and refinement and a hallmark Aroma of violets. Like Las Compuertas on the river's Northern bank, Perdriel has a mixture of New plantings and some vineyards with very old vines on their original rootstocks.

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The word of the wine: Smoked white

See sauvignon.

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