An expressive nose with red berry aromas and a touch of spice. A...
ON THE NOSE The nose sings out loud and clear, beginning with fresh,...
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COLOR: Deep cherry red.
AROMA: A wine with tremendous aromatic complexity and a heightened expression of Cabernet fruit.
PALATE: Highly concentrated and persistent on the palate. Fresh, with smooth, ne, and delicate tannins and excellent balance.
|When to Drink||Now|
|Producer||Concha y Toro|
|Grapes||91% Cabernet Sauvignon - 9% Cabernet Franc|
|Pairing||Red meats, especially lamb or wild game.|
|Volume||75cl (Full Bottle)|
This season was the coldest in the history of Don Melchor, and this, along with harvesting days later than usual, allowed the grapes to ripen slowly and reach the end of the season with exceptionally well-ripened tannins along with very good fruit expression, freshness, and personality.
VARIETY:91% Cabernet Sauvignon - 9% Cabernet Franc
VINEYARD:Don Melchor Vineyard, Puente Alto D.O., Alto Maipo Valley
HARVEST:Manual from April 17th to May 17th, 2013. Vineyard yield is 5 tons/ha.
BARREL:15 months in French oak barrels
Total acidity:3,26 g/L
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