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2008 Audelssa Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma Valley

Audelssa Winery

Winery brand: Audelssa Winery

Wine Details

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Red Wine, Vintage 2008

Appellation/Region

Sonoma Valley - California, United States

Winemaker

Erich Bradley

VinTank Wine ID

840-0125-000448-01-2008-0-0003 (permalink, short)

Composition

100% Cabernet Franc
Harvested 10/3/08 - 10/31/08

Treatments

40% Neutral French Oak: 24 Mo.
60% New French Oak: 24 Mo.

Readings

Alcohol: 14.6%

Organic/Biodynamic/Sustainability

Unspecified

SKUs/Formats

Bottle 750mL (750mL)
Closure: Cork
400 Cases
VinTank Product ID: 840-0125-000448-01-2008-0-0003-03-1 Suggested Retail Price: US $40.00

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Wine Notes

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Description

In the mountains above Glen Ellen, 2008 was a warmer, riper vintage than our 2007 in Glen Ellen. This resulted in more mature wines with rounder, softer tannic structures. This year’s Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma Valley reflects this. Only 500 cases were produced in 2008, one of our smallest Cabernet releases ever. Only the best Cabernet blocks, including harvests from both the red, basalt and the white, rhyolite soils were selected. The resulting Cabernet continues to display Audelssa’s characteristic drinkability without sacrificing ageability. As always, cherry and mocha notes will register on the palate. French oak barrels have helped our naturally ... more

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