Private Selection Red 2009

Technical Information:
Wine: Red
Vintage: 2009

Composition: Cabernet Sauvignon (35%), Merlot (35%) & Syrah (30%)
Vineyard: North Beqaa & Dhour Zahle
Soil: Limestone & gravel
Harvest: Handpicked
Fermenter type: Stainless steel tanks
Skin maceration: 21 days
Oak type & maturation: New French oak barrels for 14 months
Bottling date: 6 May 2011
Closure: Natural cork
Technical Data: pH 3.95, RS <2 g/l
Alcohol: 14%

Notes: A powerful yet remarkably fresh wine that offers a complex array of aromas dominated by black fruit and herbaceous notes with hints of eucalyptus, black pepper, licorice and dark chocolate. Velvety tannins and a long finish.

Awards & honorable mentions:
2018- AWC Vienna International Wine Challenge, Austria: Gold Medal
2021- Mundus Vini, Germany: Gold Medal
2021- Sommeliers Choice Awards, San Francisco, USA: 90/100 Gold medal
2021- Catad’Or Wine Awards, Santiago, Chile: Gold Medal
2021- Paris Wine Cup (PWC), Paris, France: Silver Medal
2021 London Wine Competition, UK: Silver Medal