Grape Variety: Cabernet Franc
Category: Red Wine
Region: Niagara Peninsula
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Colaneri Winery
Alcohol: 14.1% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium ruby to garnet in colour with medium+ intensity on the nose.
Positives: Complex wine showing cherry, blackberries, black olives, dill, basil, mocha, tobacco leaves and raspberry. This wine is full body with a long length.
Negatives: Needs to age as it is still a little green on the taste.
- This wine is in 50% Appassimento style
- The wine is barrel aged in new and old oak for 13months
- Carposo means full body in Italian.
- The label means Unity. This is Michael’s label (Tara’s brother), which represents happy times at the dinner table with his family.
Tasted: 7 Oct 2011
Score: 9/10, Value: 910, Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine 4