Winery Viña Los Chocos - Vertebrado Cabernet Franc

Winery Viña Los Chocos Vertebrado Cabernet Franc

3.8
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Vertebrado Cabernet Franc of Winery Viña Los Chocos is a red wine from the region of Tupungato of Mendoza.
This wine generally goes well with pork, poultry or beef.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Vertebrado Cabernet Franc of Winery Viña Los Chocos in the region of Mendoza often reveals types of flavors of earth.

Details and technical informations about Winery Viña Los Chocos's Vertebrado Cabernet Franc.

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

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.

Last vintages of this wine

Vertebrado Cabernet Franc - 2018
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 4.2 1 1 1 1 0
Vertebrado Cabernet Franc - 2017
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Vertebrado Cabernet Franc - 2016
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 3.8 1 1 1 0.5 0
Vertebrado Cabernet Franc - 2015
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 3.7 1 1 1 0.5 0

The best vintages of Vertebrado Cabernet Franc from Winery Viña Los Chocos are 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

Informations about the Winery Viña Los Chocos

The winery offers 12 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.9.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Tupungato in the region of Mendoza

The Winery Viña Los Chocos is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 10 wines for sale in the of Tupungato to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Mendoza
In the top 2000 of of Argentina wines
In the top 2000 of of Tupungato wines
In the top 40000 of red wines
In the top 65000 wines of the world

The wine region of Tupungato

The wine region of Tupungato is located in the region of Uco Valley of Mendoza of Argentina. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Catena Zapata or the Domaine Rutini produce mainly wines red, white and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Tupungato are Malbec, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Tupungato often reveals types of flavors of pineapple, slate or ripe blackberries and sometimes also flavors of gooseberry, boysenberries or nutty.


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.

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