July Focus Group Winner
Eva Luna 2016 Garda
Cabernet Suavignon & Csabernet Franc Blend
As a second generation producer in a region that her father Sergio Zenato put on the map, Nadia Zenato and her mother Carla Prospero created Evaluna out of a deep love but also deep knowledge of the area. Evaluna (Eve + Moon) evokes the passion and a long practice in the vineyard sites of Lake Garda by the Zenato family. Evaluna in name and intent endeavors to break the mold of what is considered possible in a land of diverse agricultural abundance.
Customers like that this wine would not only hold up to heavy flavors and cold weather foods but could also be chilled for a summer dinner. Eva Luna offers an opportunity to really taste the cabernet grape without the full throttle of a California bottle or the vegetal flavor, not always completely pleasant, this variety can show. This wine is very flavorfull yet light.
Some of our BEST Participant comments:
"Full bodied but light."
"Not too overwhelming for a red."
"Yes! So MF good. Summer."
Most participants guessed price to be between 1$18 and $20 or higher. Eva Luna is $15.99 @MetroWines.