Wine "Altair" Bordeaux Blend, 2007
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Wine rich ruby red color with purple hues.
Wine with a rich, full-bodied taste and a great character. Sweet tannins, well balanced with acidity, expressed delightful wine structure, accentuated with soft wood notes, subtle fruit shades and tones of dark chocolate.
Rich and elegant aroma of the wine gradually reveals a complex bouquet, woven from the notes of red currant, cherry, raspberry, gently combine with hints of cedar, truffles and black pepper.
Thanks to its saturation content, the wine perfectly suited to the complex, heavy meals. Combined with hot meat dishes from beef or lamb obtained excellent duo.
"Altair" - the most expensive wine in Chile. The grapes for its production is hand-assembled exclusively in the early times of the day, after which there is a rigorous selection of fruit size and quality, and then the grapes were lightly grinding. Cold maceration occurs within 5 days. Fermentation takes place in wooden vats with pizhazhem. Wine stand for eighteen months in new French oak barrels.
Wine "Altair" - this perfection of details, the love of symmetry, exposure and experience. Elegant, clean and at the same time complicated, it really is a traditional Chilean wine, and connecting all the features reflecting the terroir Alto Cachapoal.
Altair Vineyards and Winery - a joint venture Laurent Dassudi, (Chateau Dassault from Saint-Emilion) and the winery San Pedro Vinas, is the third largest wine producer in Chile. Obviously, the project began as a dream of creating a true "great wine cru" of Chile, and Dassudi looking for those lands and vineyards, which could provide the necessary crop in all the required parameters. It is in the Valley of the Cachapoal he found what was the perfect place. These lands belonged to Guillermo Luksiku (San Pedro Vinas). Thus was established winery Altair, which takes its name from the brightest star in the constellation Aquila, and claims to be one of the most prominent wine producers in Chile. Ruler winery consists of two wines - "Altair" and "Sideral", which, with the highest quality, once again prove excellent potential of Chile to create world-class wines. Label for wine was designed by the famous Chilean artists themselves Benmayorom exposition of paintings which is placed at the entrance to the winery.