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2016 FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Diamond Collection Scarlet Red Blend

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Diamond Collection Scarlet Red Blend 2016

25.00 CAD

$25.00

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Trialto
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 13477140
  • Format
  • Format
  • 12x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • SAQ Specialty by lot
  • Status
  • Status
  • Store Only
  • Country
  • Country
  • United States
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Table wine
  • Region
  • Region
  • California
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Petit Verdot 38 %
    Cabernet Sauvignon 31 %
    Syrah 31 %
  • Alcohol Level
  • Alcohol Level
  • 13.64%
  • Color
  • Color
  • Red
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • Aging vessel type
  • Aging vessel type
  • French oak
  • Length of aging
  • Length of aging
  • 12 months
  • Total acidity
  • Total acidity
  • 0.58g/100ml g/l
  • PH
  • PH
  • 3.65
  • About this winery

    Francis Ford Coppola has a long family history with wine making. He was first exposed to the wine making process while growing up in New York. During this time, his grandfather and uncles would make wine in the basement of their apartment using the grapes that they had shipped in from California. In 1962, Francis met his wife Eleanor on the set of his first feature film. The two later moved to San Francisco and subsequently became the owners of a substantial and beautiful wine estate. Eleanor...

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  • Tasting notes

    This vintage exhibits aromas of wild berries, kirsch, cloves, and minerals. It is deep garnet in appearance with tasting notes of black cherries, plums, anise, and toasted oak.

  • Winemaking notes

    The Diamond Red Blend was created exclusively by taste with no particular road map in mind. The blend which was inspired by Scarlet O'Hara in Gone with the Wind, is complex, tempestuous, and alluring. The wine is made from a blend of Syrah, Petit Verdot, Petite Sirah, Zinfandel, and Malbec sourced from top-notch vineyards in Napa, Sonoma, Lodi, and El Dorado.