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2016 FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Diamond Collection Claret

FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA Diamond Collection Claret 2016

29.99* CAD

$29.99* * Suggested retail price

  • 434 case(s) available

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Trialto
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 521021
  • Format
  • Format
  • 12x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • Specialty
  • Status
  • Status
  • Store Only
  • Country
  • Country
  • United States
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Table wine
  • Region
  • Region
  • California
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Cabernet Sauvignon 75 %
    Petit Verdot 21 %
    Petite Sirah 4 %
  • Alcohol Level
  • Alcohol Level
  • 13.8%
  • Color
  • Color
  • Red
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • Aging vessel type
  • Aging vessel type
  • French Oak
  • Length of aging
  • Length of aging
  • 14 months
  • Total acidity
  • Total acidity
  • 4.12 g/l
  • PH
  • PH
  • 3.66
  • 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

    Rich and aromatic, the 2016 Black Label Claret boasts beautiful extraction, velvety tannins, and robust character. Exotic spices and earthy nuances embellish dark, complex fruit flavors that are long-lived on the finish.

  • Winemaking notes

    Since its inception, Claret has been the crown jewel of the Diamond Collection. Crafted as a Bordeaux-style blend, this year's wine reflects a diversity of high elevation vineyards whose soils contribute to the wine's impressive fragrance.

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