Domingo Vineyard

domingo vineyard
  • Namesake: Nicolás Catena Zapata's father
  • District: Villa Bastías
  • Region: Tupungato
  • Planted in: 1992
  • Altitude: 3675' (1120m)
  • Soil: Dense surface gravel. Loamy with limestone
  • Top Soil Depth: 2.29' (0.70m)
  • Subsoil Type: Alluvial round rocks covered with limestone.
  • Average Temperature: 57.3°F (14.1°C)
  • Thermal Amplitude: 52.8°F (11.6°C)
  • Planted Varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc.
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Description: Notes of black pepper and sweet spice. Medium bodied. Well structured tannins.
  • Chardonnay Description: Strong mineral notes. Medium bodied with good acid balance.