Wente Charles Wetmore Cabernet Sauvignon
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Rich aromas of black cherry, mocha and a subtle hint of vanilla from the oak join lush flavours of cherry, chocolate and oak on the palate.
|AWN Wine Style|
|AWN Wine Style||Full Bodied Red|
|Short Tasting Notes||Mature Tertiary Aroma. Underwood. Plum. Complex & Long Finish.|
|Why AWN Pick This Wine||A celebration of the Vines planted in Livermore Valley from the Top Bordeaux Chateau!|
|Recognitions||Gold – San Francisco International Wine Competition 91pts – Wine Enthusiast|
|Food Pairing||Red meat, rich pastas, grilled vegetable|
|Varietal||Cabernet Sauvignon / Petit Syrah / Petit Verdot / Merlot|
|VARIETAL - RED GRAPES||Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Petite Syrah|
*Award-winning wines that are 100% estate grown*
*WINNER – Winery of the Year by Wine Enthusiast*
First Family of Chardonnay - in 1912, Wente Family brought Chardonnay cuttings from Montpellier, France to Livermore valley. Now roughly 80% of California Chardonnay is derived from the Wente clone Certified Sustainable.
Wente Family Estates achieved Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing in 2010 and is 1 of only 5 wineries to certify every aspect of their business to include the wineries and Estate Vineyards
Founded 130 years ago, Wente Vineyards is the country’s oldest, continuously operated family-owned winery. Today, the winery maintains its leadership role in California winegrowing under ownership and management by the Fourth and Fifth Generations of the Wente family.
Blending traditional and innovative winemaking practices, the winery draws from approximately 3,000 acres of sustainably farmed Estate vineyards to create an outstanding portfolio of fine wines.
Located just east of San Francisco in the historic Livermore Valley, Wente Vineyards is recognized as one of California’s premier wine country destinations, featuring wine tasting, fine dining and championship golf.