Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve, 2017

Produced by AJA Vineyards

This limited edition Cabernet Sauvignon was aged for 22 months in new French Oak. The result is a wine with great intensity and a combination of fruit-forward, earthy and oak flavors.

Icons/location pin Malibu Coast, Los Angeles, California
Icons/wine/red California-style Cabernet Sauvignon
Icons/star Super rare wine (25 cases produced)
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The details

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Structure
  • Tannin
  • Body
  • Acidity
  • Sweetness
  • Funkiness
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Food Pairing

Beef Short Rib, Pasta, Cheese, Baby Back Ribs, Pork Tenderloin

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Tasting Notes

Raspberry, Vanilla, Strawberry, Nutmeg, Cherry, Pomegranate, Crushed Sage, Bay Leaf

What's cool?

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Hand-harvested

All of our wines are estate grown and hand harvested.

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Barrel-aged

We aged this wine for 22 months in neutral oak and New French oak

Malibu Coast, Los Angeles, California

AJA Vineyards

We make pristine wines from the hillsides of our Malibu Estate. We are a family business through-and-through, run by myself (Amanda), my father (Todd), my mother (Heather), and my brothers (Alec and Jack).

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Nerdy Details

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What's in the bottle
Cabernet Sauvignon (100%)
ABV: 13.9%
Acidity: ph of 3.6
Harvest
Cabernet Sauvignon (clone 04) from 4 year old vines from Miracle Vineyard, Malibu Coast (100%). Harvested on 2017-10-25 at 24.5 brix .
Press: Maceration for 2-3 weeks
Winemaking
Malolactic fermentation: 100%
Clarification: fined and filtered with diatomaceous earth.
Aging
New French Oak, 22 months
Bottled on: 2018-04-08

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