Laborde Double Select Syrah 2018

LUCA

Laborde Double Select Syrah
2018

$24.00

* Suggested retail price
Product code
10893877
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
SAQ Specialty by lot
Status
Store Only
Country
Argentina
Regulated designation
Geographical Indication (GI)
Region
Mendoza
Varietal(s)
Syrah 100 %
Alcohol percentage
13.5%
Color
Red
Sugar content
1,8 g/l
Aging vessel type
12 months in 35% new French & 65% 2nd use French barrels
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About this winery

Laura Catena, daughter of famous Argentine wine pioneer, Nicolas Catena, was born in Buenos Aires. At the age of 14, her family moved to Berkeley, California where her father had taken a teaching position in the Economics Department. Laura went on to attend Harvard University, where she graduated magna cum laude in biology, and then she returned to the west coast, to Stanford University, to pursue a medical degree graduating in 1992. Today, Laura Catena is a practicing emergency-room physician....

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Notes about product

The Laborde Syrah vineyard was planted by a double massal selection of Syrah vines brought back from France´s Rhone Valley over half century ago by renowed viticulturist, Luis Laborde.

Tasting notes

Beautiful deep purple color. Aromas of cigar, leather, and smoked meat fill the nose with hints of toasty oak, forest floor and baking spice. Sweet tannins support big fruit flavors of blackberry jam, black spiced cherries with a hint of rhubarb.

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