Catena Cabernet Sauvignon Alta
7 Ratings
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7 Ratings
Catena Cabernet Sauvignon Alta

Wine Details

Region

Argentina

Winemaker's Notes

"Dark red. Exotic, inviting aromas of roasted currant, cherry, Cuban tobacco, violet, mocha and nutty oak. Sweet, suave and sexy, with strong red fruit flavors of redcurrant and cherry complicated by tobacco and smoky oak. Offers a velvety texture without any excess weight. Finishes with substantial ripe tannins, excellent length and plenty of verve."-IWC The grapes for Catena Alta Cabernet Sauvignon come from a select block of Uxmal vineyard, Catena's premier Cabernet Sauvignon vineyard. At mor...

Style

Red

Region

Argentina

"Dark red. Exotic, inviting aromas of roasted currant, cherry, Cuban tobacco, violet, mocha and nutty oak. Sweet, suave and sexy, with strong red fruit flavors of redcurrant and cherry complicated by tobacco and smoky oak. Offers a velvety texture without any excess weight. Finishes with substantial ripe tannins, excellent length and plenty of verve."-IWC The grapes for Catena Alta Cabernet Sauvignon come from a select block of Uxmal vineyard, Catena's premier Cabernet Sauvignon vineyard. At mor...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2003 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/06.
  • Wine News
    (From 2003 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by The Wine News.
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1999 Vintage)