Felipe Rutini Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
Cabernet Sauvignon from Argentina
The grapes are sourced from the Tupungato region of Mendoza, high in the Andes Mountains, at an elevation of 3,000 to 5,000
feet above sea-level. With its unique microclimate, Tupungato produces fruit with exceptional fruit and structure.
Fruity aromas, vanilla and chocolate that lead into spicy flavours, coffee and well-balanced fruit tannins. Hints of vanilla, cocoa and
sweet oak appear on the smooth finish.
Don Felipe Rutini, an Italian immigrant from the winemaking region of Le Marche, founded bodegas La Rural in 1885. Don Felipe, who came to Argentina with a degree in agriculture from the Real Scuola de Ascoli Pisceno, had his eye on quality from the start. One of the first varietals he planted was Cabernet Sauvignon, in the Maipu vineyard, where La Rural grows Cabernet Sauvignon for Trumpeter today.
Don Felipe sent his six children to... View More