Wine Bisquertt, "La Joya" Gran Reserva, Carmenere, Colchagua Valley DO, 2014
Wine maroon with a bright purple sheen.
The wine has a rich, rich fruit flavors with silky tannins and great refreshing acidity.
The aroma of wine is filled with tones of blackberries, figs, notes of black tea and black pepper.
The wine goes well with spicy dishes, grilled meat and mature cheeses.
"La Joya" Gran Reserva, Carmenere, 2012 - dry red wine from Chile's Colchagua Valley, has rich fruit flavors with silky tannins. The grapes for this wine are harvested in vineyards, located 30 kilometers from the Pacific Ocean. The influence of coastal climate makes the grape skin to become too thick, it allows the grapes to develop in the direction of elegance. These lands - alluvial, with a large number of inclusions of rock and clay, this combination gives excellent soil drainage. Age of vines is 8-15 years. Harvested by hand on 4 week of April. The acidity of the vintage 2012 is 3.09 g / l sugar content - 2.67 g / l. After fermentation in stainless steel tankers, the wine is aged in French oak barrels of 750 liters volume for 8-10 months.
Agriculture Bisquertt founded in 1978 by Osvaldo Biskert Reveco, representative of the famous Chilean family business. This businessman was convinced that the Chilean vineyards in the Colchagua capable of producing quality wines, worthy of the world level. From the very beginning the winery was aimed at achieving high rankings and attract the attention of the global wine market to Chilean wineries. Bisquertt - very large winery. The wine is made only from grapes from their own vineyards: Las Garzas, Rinconada, Chomedahue, Lihueimo, El Rulo, Casas Viejas, and Trinidad. The total area is 750 hectares of vineyards.
Product portfolio requires varietal diversity, so cultivated many different red and white varieties: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Gewurztraminer, Viognier, Merlot, Carmenere, Malbec, Syrah, as well as rare for Chilean wine varieties Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc and Semillon. Winery works a whole team of enologists, which manages Joana Pereira. In general, their wines Biskert tries to find a balance between the abundance of fruit shades, varietal character, expressiveness and purity aromatic range. Winery Biskert from the beginning focused on the production of serious wines. The company operates, focusing on the terroir, only in growing quality grapes. Osvaldo Biskert Reveco led his winery until 2007, and then handed over control in the hands of the heirs.