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Nuna Cabernet Sauvignon Organic
Chakana
Argentina - Mendoza    - Lujan de Cuyo   

The Nuna vineyard (3,150 ft. elevation) in Agrelo is Chakana's first Demeter certified organic vineyard. Nuna means "soul" in Quechua.

Aromas of roasted red pepper and sweet red fruit with vanilla, chocolate and spice. Full-bodied with very soft tannins.

Specifications
Appellation
Lujan de Cuyo
Wine Type
Red
Varietal(s)
100% hand-selected Cabernet Sauvignon
Agricultural Practices
Organic
Certifications
LETIS Organic
Soil type
sandy loam over calcium carbonated coated gravels
Vinification
Grapes are carefully chosen and fermented in small lots to preserve the vineyard identity. Alcoholic fermentation for 12 days with indigenous and selected yeasts, at temperatures of 26 and 30 degrees C, combining, remontage, pigeage and delestage. Aged 12 months in French oak barrels.
Pairings

Excellent accompaniment to red meat dishes, game meat and aged cheeses

Producer Information: Chakana

Chakana is a family owned winery located 960 meters (3,149 feet) above sea level at the foothills of the Andes Mountains in Agrelo, Mendoza. It is one of the leading ...
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