Gala 2 2014

Luigi Bosca

Continuous innovation and an unwavering work spirit have allowed Luigi Bosca to achieve a solid position in worldwide markets. Over the last 15 years, they have strongly consolidated their leading position offering products with a personality and a style of their own that reflect the essence of Mendoza’s terroir, and their regional style, people and culture.

Terroir: Gala 2 is selected from the finest parcels within the estate vineyards of La Linda, La Espana, Los Nobles and Las Compuertas. Vines are on average 50 years old and sit an elevations p to 960 meters. Soils vary from limestone rubble and silt, to calcareous to sandy-loam.

Vinification: Grapes are handpicked, sorted and destemmed followed by cool fermentation in stainless steel vats. The wines are blended and aged in 100% new French oak casks for 14 months.

Additional Information

The combination of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot seduces at first sight. It is a remarkably structured and elegant wine. The concentration of black fruit and toasted aromas contributed by 14 months ageing in French oak casks is crowned with a long and velvety palate.

Technical Details

  • Appellation: Mendoza
  • Winemaker: José Irrera/ Vicente Garzia
  • Sustainability: Sustainable/ Biodynamic Practices
  • Soil: Limestone, Silt, Calcareous
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  • Avg Vine Age: 50 Years
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  • Alcohol: 14.5%
  • Ttl Acidity: 5.5 g/l
  • Residual Sugar: 2.25 g/l
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  • Sizes Available: 750ml
  • Pack Size: 6/750ml
  • UPC Code: 0 8974476057 9
  • Varietals: 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc, 5% Merlot

Recent Press

  • Score: 93 Points

    Wine Image Wine Enthusiast Author: Michael Schachner
    Date: Saturday, July 1, 2017

    Ripe but subtle aromas of aged balsamic vinegar, blackberry, baked plum and vanilla are alluring and feed into a flush layered palate. Spicy black plum and berry flavors are just rustic and toasty enough, while this blend of 85% Cabernet Sauvignon with Cab Franc and Merlot tastes peppery, deep, a touch hot and on the money. Drink from 20182026.

    Grade: Cellar Selction

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