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Gaja Ca'Marcanda 2018

by Gaja
Original price $179.99
Original price $179.99 - Original price $179.99
Original price $179.99
Current price $169.99
$169.99 - $169.99
Current price $169.99

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Product Details

BrandGaja

Size750 mL

ClosureCork

Alcohol14.5%

CountryItaly

RegionTuscany

BodyFull Bodied

Sweet-Dry ScaleDry

Grapes80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Cabernet Franc

Food PairingBeef



Robert Parker, Jr's Wine Advocate: "The Ca' Marcanda estate does not make a Bolgheri Superiore, although this bottle would qualify as such. The 2018 Bolgheri Rosso Camarcanda is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc, and you definitely feel those full-throttle varietal aromas with big intensity and clarity. Spicy greenness comes forward as grilled rosemary and lavender essence, but the wine boasts nice depth and dimension, and enough textual richness to smooth it all out. This was a slightly cooler vintage with some sporadic rain showers throughout the summer. These conditions might explain the sharper side of those Cabernet aromas. As the wine moves over the palate, it reveals more substantial aromas of black fruit, spice and baker's chocolate. Drink date: 2022-2040." Oct 2021

Wine Spectator: "Dense and fluid at once, this red delivers plum, black cherry, licorice, olive, bay leaf and spice flavors. Ripe and balanced, with a lingering, spicy, tobacco-tinged aftertaste. Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Best from 2023 through 2033. Oct 2021d a beautifully polished texture. Some 22,000 bottles were made." May 2019

Winery: " With respect to the previous vintage, the higher proportion of Cabernet Sauvignon in the Camarcanda leads to a precise and straightforward character. The nose opens with earthy and balsamic notes of violet, roots, bark and sap. The palate is rich, with concentrated and crunchy notes of blackberry, blueberry, licorice, flint and red orange. The finish is savory, almost meaty, with a precise note of iron that lingers in the aftertaste. Fine–grained tannins, embraced by a mellow body of strong personality. The backbone of this wine is the firm structure perfectly balanced by the fruit concentration. Remarkable aging potential."

Bottle 750ml, cork
Varietal 80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Cabernet Franc
Alcohol 14.5%
Aging 18 months in oak
Region Tuscany, Italy

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