Garzon Tannat 2012

Product code: 17GRZ3B2012

This red wine represents the signature Uruguayan grape varietal that has found its ideal soil in Garzon. This expression of Tannat is an intense red and black fruit wine with lingering aftertaste, freshness and softness.

  • Country:Uruguay
  • Region:Maldonado
  • Vintage:2012
  • ABV:13.5%
  • Residual sugar:6.0 g/L
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Tannat
  • Closure:Natural Cork

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 9

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How to say it

Gahzon Tannat

Product guide note

This wine uses the grape variety Tannat, which you usually find in southern France, but grows fantastically well in Uruguay. It has a silky mouthfeel, with flavours of black plums, dark chocolate and pepper.

Food match

Hard cheese, Duck, Venison

Production information

Producer: Bodega Garzon

Only 11 miles from the Atlantic coast, in one of the most picturesque parts of Uruguay, lies Bodega Garzon. Its land is split equally between vineyards and olive groves and the stunning views prompted consultant winemaker, Albert Antonini, to liken the region to his native Tuscany.

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Production note

This wine is fermented in both new oak casks and steel vats in order to soften out the tannins and to retain the characteristic black fruit flavours found in the Tannat grape.

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