varietals-cabernet

Origin:

Rapel Valley, Chile

Grape Variety:

100% Malbec. 100% organically grown grapes.

Description:

Deep in color, alluring nose with ripe blackberries and a hint of blackcurrant jam. The palate is lush and sweet with pure fruit and savory spicy notes. Great balance and a fi nish with staying power.

Color: Deep ruby-red in color.

Bouquet: Alluring nose with ripe blackberries and black plum, mild notes of white pepper.

Taste: The palate is lush and sweet with pure fruit and savory spicy notes.

Alcohol Content: 13.6%.

Total Acidity: 3.40 g/l.

Technique

The organically grown grapes are hand-picked in mid-April. After the crush, the must is transferred to temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks for a cold soak prior to fermentation. 20% of this wine is aged in French oak barrels for 6 months, then blended in order to obtain a more complex character.

Accompaniments & Recommended Recipes

This wine is ideal with all grilled or sauced red meat dishes. It also pairs very well with pastas and aged cheeses.