Chateau Ksara Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

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Wineman (UK) LTD
Tyringham, UK (5,500 mi)
GBP 16.87
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750ml
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Color black cherry, the nose tilts towards bell pepper and toasted oak, the texture is little bit behind in the middle of the palate while the tann... Read more

Full bodied and long keeping red wine elaborated from the most noble varieties, produced from selected grapes from the best and well oriented viney... Read more

Over the past decade, Ksara has seen the introduction of new grape varieties that have grown into vines the Bekaa valley has blissfully nurtured. K... Read more

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Snooth User: Purplebarrel
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Vintage: 2006 01/06/2010

Color black cherry, the nose tilts towards bell pepper and toasted oak, the texture is little bit behind in the middle of the palate while the tannins are strong on the finish, quite unbalanced and the tannins will soften up with time


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Vintage: 2006 03/24/2010

Full bodied and long keeping red wine elaborated from the most noble varieties, produced from selected grapes from the best and well oriented vineyards. It's a blend of Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc and Syrah. It is aged in French oak casks for 14 months. Ksara Estate lies in the heart of the Bekaa Valley near Baalbeck, where the ruins of the Temple of Bacchus from the Greco-Roman era can be found. It is called Ksara because it was the site of a ksar or fortress at the time of the Crusades. The property was acquired by the Jesuits in 1857 when it was already famed as a vineyard, and they maintained the tradition of winemaking on the estate. Climatic conditions in the Bekaa provide Ksara's vineyards with exceptional advantages. There is almost no rainfall during the growing season and diseases seldom strike the vines. Their grapes can be considered to be grown organically because pesticides and herbicides are not used. Harvesting is done by hand, but there is...


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Vintage: 2006 03/06/2009

Over the past decade, Ksara has seen the introduction of new grape varieties that have grown into vines the Bekaa valley has blissfully nurtured. Ksara has also seen developments in technique such as vines cultivation on wires and the attentive application of advanced science by French oenologists.


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