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MONTES MONTES - Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon - 2016

MONTES Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

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92 Points

"What we saved in 2016 was good," says Aurelio Montes Junior, and this Cabernet from Apalta and Marchigüe proves his point. Bright, minty and well structured, it handles its 30% new wood easily, finishing with the freshness of a cooler year.

March 2019


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