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Archipel 2003

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Archipel Archipel Sonoma County 2003 and all other premium wine from Archipel available at discounted prices at CheaperCigars.com. We also carry many other premium wine lables from USA and all over the world.

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Archipel Winery:
Authentically Californian in spirit, Archipel expresses the greatness of the ancient Mayacamas Mountain soils in a truly contemporary wine style. Bold and assertive with an approachable velvety texture, Archipel delivers vibrant plum and spice flavors enhanced by French and American oak barrel aging. One of the primary winemaking tehniques used is called "cold soak". Instead of fermenting the... Read more
Authentically Californian in spirit, Archipel expresses the greatness of the ancient Mayacamas Mountain soils in a truly contemporary wine style. Bold and assertive with an approachable velvety texture, Archipel delivers vibrant plum and spice flavors enhanced by French and American oak barrel aging. One of the primary winemaking tehniques used is called "cold soak". Instead of fermenting the grapes immediatly after harvest, fruit is placed in stanless steel tanks and held for 5-6 days at a temperature of 44 degrees Fahrenheit. This period of cold soaking allows grape skins to maintain contact with the juice for deep color and flavor extraction, controlling the release of angular tannins. Read less

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Source: Fame Wine and Tobacco
04/30/2010

Archipel Archipel Sonoma County 2003 and all other premium wine from Archipel available at discounted prices at CheaperCigars.com. We also carry many other premium wine lables from USA and all over the world.




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