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Susana Balbo Cabernet Sauvignon Crios 2011

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Wines under her Crios label display ripe fruit flavors, excellent balance and concentration, and are meant to be enjoyed in their vibrant youth.

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External Reviews for Susana Balbo Cabernet Sauvignon Crios

External Review
Source: We Speak Wine
01/03/2013

Intense, dark ruby color with enticing aromas of ripe, black plums and black currants. The richly textured plum and currant flavors are joined by accents of dark chocolate and some vanilla-scented oak. The ripe, vibrant tannins give the wine beautiful structure and an amazingly long finish. This is a big wine for just a little money. Drink it now or over the next few years to enjoy the fruit flavors at their best. It will pair well with traditional Cabernet-friendly foods like grilled or roasted meats. - WineryVarietal notes: 95% Cabernet, 5% MalbecVineyard: The vineyards for this cab are all estate owned vineyards and from two areas of Lujan de Cuyo - Agrelo and Ugarteche. The vines are all ungrafted and average 28 years of age.Orientation: The average elevation of the vineyards is 3,350 feet.Viticulture: All of Susana Balbos vineyards are sustainably farmed. Harvest is done by hand.Vinification: Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with inner staves to create a large...



Wines under her Crios label display ripe fruit flavors, excellent balance and concentration, and are meant to be enjoyed in their vibrant youth.

Dietary Information: Organic


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