2006 Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon Apalta Vineyard Colchagua Valley
210 Ratings
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210 Ratings
2006 Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon Apalta Vineyard Colchagua Valley

Wine Description

(From 2005 Vintage) Medium red. Cherry and raspberry aromas are complicated by sexy oak spices, rose and licorice. Fresh and nervy, with vivid red fruit flavors, silky texture and slow-building sweetness. The long finish leaves a strong note of vanilla behind.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2012 Vintage) It is a sophisticated elegant wine. Beautiful ruby red color, Intense cassis, strawberry flavors, with combined hints of black cherries and chocolate. Oak is not predominant but well combined and still present in the background in order to keep the fruit as a principal character of this wine. Solid and ripe tannins but with 2 years of aging already soft and friendly. An outstanding wine for bottle aging (5-10 years).

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    Nice sweet motes of cherry, plum..nice finish. good on the middle palate...has a acidity strength on a personal note.

    over 4 years
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    Comes on strong. Different taste from other Cabs. Just OK.

    about 1 year
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    on sale at costco for $14.99. billy's favorite wine.

    almost 5 years
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    quite heavy body but better than "Purple Angel"

    almost 3 years
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    tried it at bin941 in Vancouver

    over 4 years
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    jy

    2010 가을 와인장터

    over 4 years