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Complex and refined blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Merlot and the smoked plum flavoured local Feteasca Neagră. Unique and elegant wine with fantastic ageing potential.

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Wine: Dry, full bodied

Nose: Rich black fruit aromas, dry plums, raisin

Palate: Velvety dark fruit taste, marmalade, caramel and dark chocolate. Long finish with hints of tobacco and vanilla

Food Matching: Beef, lamb, game, strong cheeses and dark chocolate

Alcohol: 14.85%

Wine Region: Villages of Fintești and Naeni near Buzău in Dealu Mare DOC-CT

Grape Variety: 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Syrah, 18% Merlot, 12% Fetească Neagră

Fermentation: Alcohol fermentation in stainless steel vats. Grape maceration of 14-21 days.

Maturation: 12 months in new Romanian oak barrels of 225 and 300l from the South and Western Romanian woodland

Soil: Clay, sandy with limestone subsoil

Climate: Temperate continental

Harvest: Manual

Ageing Potential: 10 years

Vintage 2011