Gala 2 2018

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
  • Avg Vine Age: 50 Years
  • Alcohol: 14.5%
  • Ttl Acidity: 5.5 g/l
  • Residual Sugar: 2.25 g/l
  • Sizes Available: 750ml
  • Pack Size: 6/750ml
  • Varietals: 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc, 5% Merlot

Recent Press

  • Score: 91 Points

    JamesSuckling.com Author: James Suckling
    Date: Thursday, August 27, 2020
    "This is a brambly style with fresh, ripe red berries on offer, as well as a leafy edge, too. The palate has quite rich, ripe tannins that have some weight and thickness. A blend of cabernet sauvignon, cabernet franc and merlot. Drink in the next four years."

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