Country: Lebanon Region: Bekaa Valley
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon / Cinsault
Vintage: 2011 Colour: Red Style: Dry
Producer: Gaston Hochar
Serge Hochar continues to stun the winemaking world with his ability to produce outstanding wines. Free of frost and disease, the Bekaa Valley enjoys a unique climate with long gentle summers, wet winters and an average temperature of 25 degrees that is perfect for viticulture.
Ageing Potential: 20 years
A concentrated wine with a developed mature nose of warm berry fruits and figs with mellow cedary tones - almost Christmas cake like - with textured layers of blackberries and plums. Lovely weight and balance despite high alcohol content. One to savour for that special occasion.
Food Matches: Mediterranean / Game / Casseroles