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La Ronciere Licanten Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

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 94 Points
Country:Chile
Region:Curico Valley
Winery:La Ronciere
Grape Type:Cabernet Sauvignon
Organic:Yes
Vintage:2019
Bottle Size:750 ml
Product Description

La Ronciere Licanten Cabernet Sauvignon is made from 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Syrah, 7% Cabernet Franc.


 Intense aromas of black fruits, notes of dark chocolate, and roasted coffee. The palate is round with polished, juicy tannins and a finish that leaves a lasting impression.

Hand-harvested and field-sorted. An additional sorting occurs at the winery before the grapes are fermented in temperature-controlled micro-fermentation tanks. Aged in French oak for 10-12 months. : Diverse soils derived from metamorphic rock. Includes Licorellas (same as Priorat) and Lutitas rock complemented with a series of alluvial and granitic soils. Quartz and mica are both abundant in the soil profile.

Review:


Married with 8% Syrah and 7% Cabernet Franc, this very well-priced Cabernet Sauvignon uses grapes from three different soil types - granite, schist and sandstone. Mint and mountain herb aromas are a prelude to a fresh, elegant, grassy palate with stony intensity, sinewy tannins and layers of bramble and blackcurrant leaf. 2025-35

-Tim Atkins, MW 94 Points

 

Winery: La Ronciere

In 1949, Don Fernando Orueta Ruiz de Eguiláz made the first harvest in his vineyard and winery in Chile. Since then, La Ronciere has been running and working every day, with the firm purpose of continuously innovating and improving the quality of its offer and service. Alejandro Orueta - CEO

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