2015 Alejandro Bulgheroni Estate Lithology Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle (75 cl - Standard)
With richly storied geologic history found nowhere else on earth, Napa Valley offers some of the world’s most diverse soils and the opportunity to create wines of defined character and taste. Alejandro Bulgheroni estate crafts wines from select growing areas within Napa Valley, carefully choosing from the patchwork of microclimates and terroirs. These prestigious wines are handcrafted by the famous winemaker Philippe Melka and blended with consulting winemaker Michel Rolland.
California is the largest and most important wine region in the USA. The main varieties used to make Californian wines are Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay together with a wide range of traditional more European varieties such as Pinot Noir, Merlot, Syrah and Zinfandel. As for Californian white wines varieties, Sauvignon Blanc comes second right after Chardonnay. Also, California as a wine region hosts some of the most famous vineyards in the world: Napa Valley, Sonoma, Paso Robles and Lodi.
Cabernet Sauvignon Wines
Indigenous to Bordeaux, Cabernet Sauvignon is the most famous black skinned grape variety in the world. In fact it is the product of a natural genetic crossing between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc. Besides its fame in Bordeaux, Cabernet Sauvignon wines are highly regarded in the New World wine regions especially in California, Chile and South Australia. Undoubtedly the finest Cabernet Sauvignon wines are found in Bordeaux and California, a viewpoint supported by the 1976 Judgment of Paris.