Wine Carmenere Tributo DO 2013
Wine of deep purple color with purple reflections.
Rich in taste wine with excellent balance and long finish.
The wine has a scent with notes of tobacco leaves, dried fruit, tea, light shades of dried flowers and vanilla.
Wine is recommended to apply to complex meat dishes, lamb under a variety of sauces.
In Chile Carmenere is considered the only native local grape varieties, although this is not entirely true. Imported from the Spanish conquerors in the mid-19th century from Bordeaux, Carmenere is well settled down in Chile, much better than in France. After the epidemic in Europe destroyed almost all the vineyards Carmenere, he became a real Chilean treasure. This grape variety is particularly capricious and an inability to Slow, but winemakers Caliterra company managed to create just such a wine that has a pleasant freshness and flavor, and thus is suitable for long-term storage. Additional awards and ratings:
- Vintage 2008: Gold medal Catad'Or Grand Hyatt Wine Awards, 91 points from Wine Access, a silver medal from the Decanter World Wine Awards, Gold Medal 7th Annual Wines of Chile Awards;
- Vintage 2007: Bronze Medal Decanter World Wine Awards, Bronze Medal International Wine Challenge UK, Silver Medal Concours Mondial du Bruxelles, Silver Medal Wines of Chile Annual Awards;
- Vintage 2005: Gold Medal Vinalies 2007 double gold Catad'Or Grand Hyatt Wine Awards.
Caliterra wine company was founded in 1996 by American entrepreneur Robert Mondavi and the owner of the company "Vina Erazuriz" Eduardo Chadwick, in order to make a reality of their common dream - the production of high quality wines that reflect the nature and potential of the Chilean terroir. The farm is located in the Valley Caliterra Colchagua, where unspoiled nature, beautiful Mediterranean climate: cool nights, the sea breeze and bright sunshine create superior grapes, the basis for the mature, rich, concentrated and well-balanced wines. In 1997, the vineyards were first planted company varieties: Carmenere, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Shiraz. The vineyards are located at an altitude of 150 meters above sea level. Caliterra economy demonstrates a passion for high quality, so that the light are born bright, young, memorable wines. The company's philosophy is to produce environmentally friendly wines created from grapes grown according to environmental requirements, where each grade will retain all its unique characteristics, reflecting the quality and purity of the Chilean nature. So, despite his youth, Kaliterra company produces a wide range of first-class wines, it should be noted that the production is not small, as are produced annually about 5 million. Bottles.