Chamlija Cabernet Franc has just been released.
100% Cabernet Franc
Single Vineyard bottling.
Origin: Strandja Mountains
Altitude: 385 meteres a.s.l
Distance from sea: 35 km from Black Sea SW coast
Soil structure: Alluvial fan, plenty of quartz gravels including some petrified wood as well.
Google location: 41° 41' 56.63" N 27° 37' 0.78" E
Harvest Date: October 21st, 2014
Verasion to Harvest: 66 days
Verasion to Harvest avarage temperature: 16.5 degrees Celcius.
Brix at Harvest: 23 Brix
Acidity: 6.7 grams tartaric
Oak aging: Total 6 months in Central of France origin top quality French oak.
This Cabernet Franc has very nice Bourgueil type of raspberries and pencil shavings nose. Medium-bodied, fruit-driven style. Silky, juicy, refreshing with complex notes of undergrowth, spice,mint and ripe berry fruit. Reminds me Bourgueil Cabernet Francs. — 7 years ago
Bright red / med visco
N: whole bunch ferment / peppery / spicy / cherry / cranberry / med intensity
P: soft tan / high asi / low alc / light body / minerality salty — 5 years ago
Chamlija Papaskarası rezerv. Great balance and elegance. — 6 years ago