February 2018 Cabernet Club Shipment

Mas Champart Saint-Chinian Causse du Bousquet 2014

Mas Champart Saint-Chinian Causse du Bousquet 2014

Saint-Chinian, Languedoc, France

$28.75 / each

Description:

This mouth-filling, blackberry-scented, organically grown bottling hails from the region of Saint-Chinian in France's Languedoc. Rich, dense and beautifully balanced, this wine is a blend of Syrah, Carignan, Mourvedre, Grenache and Cinsault, and was sourced from a single vineyard site called Le Bousquet. Culled from vines that age in range from 15-110 years old, this was bottled unfined and unfiltered and was aged in a combination of French oak barrels and large demi-muids. 

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Villa AIX Vineyards Cabernet Estate Reserve 2015

Villa AIX Vineyards Cabernet Estate Reserve 2015

Sonoma County, California

$28.75 / each

Description:

This estate grown Alexander Valley Cabernet is the California project by French winemaker Philippe Langner who's a descendent of the Rothschild family. Polished, luxe and satiny in texture, this sinuous and very elegant wine shows dense blackberry fruit, bright acidity and subtle notes of vanilla bean. The vineyard and its surrounding property and villa are a romantic homage to the region of Aix-en-Provence in the south of France.

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