Appellation: D.O. Maipo Valley, close to Maipo River coastal Area. Chile.
Grape Varietals: 85% Carmenère, 5% Cabernet Franc, 5% Petit Verdot, 5% Malbec. Vintage: 2014
Soil: Granitic, clay and loamy ﬂat soils of medium depth.
Climate: This vineyard is exposed to the Paciﬁc Ocean which has a great inﬂuence on the wine due its closeness to the sea and to the Maipo river. The foggy mornings and smooth breeze during the afternoon help to refresh the vine. Mild Mediterranean climate with temperature between28/29°C and 12/13°C as minimums during December and March.
Vinification: 40-50% in French and American oak barrels during 6 months & the rest in stainless steel tanks.
Tasting Notes: Dark purple color. Aromas of mint, blackberry fruit and plums. Rich and smooth, with a meaty, chewy texture. Peppery and chocolate accents are complicated with notes of smoke and vanilla ﬂavors. Finishes with a lingering taste.
Food Pairing: Stewed red meat with spicy sauces,
roast beef, grilled lamb or pork chop.