Wine Caliterra "Cenit", Valle de Colchagua DO, 2013
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Wine of deep purple-ruby color.
A full-bodied wine has an elegant taste with a sweet velvety tannins. A long spicy finish decorated with hints of cherry.
Luxurious aroma of the wine reveals hints of blueberry, blackberry, black pepper and tones of tea leaves.
The wine goes well with meat dishes, game and cheeses.
The name of the wine "Cenit" in Spanish means "the brightest star in the sky", which speaks of the special status of wine in the collection of drinks Viña Kaliterra. First established in 2005, it produced a limited amount only in the best years. This wine is a perfect reflection of the unique features of the best terroir of Chile - Colchagua Valley.
The grapes are carefully selected for the vintage "Senit" 2010 was assembled in ideal terms - from 28 March to 10 May. Year was cool, and the producers tried to express this in the wine freshness and expressiveness. Wine saturation of fruit and refreshing acidity provides good potential for development. Excerpt wine was carried out for 18 months in oak barrels: 75% - in French and 25% - in the US. Compared with the previous vintage, the blend were added varieties like Cabernet Franc and Syrah.
Caliterra wine company was founded in 1996 by American entrepreneur Robert Mondavi and 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. In 1997, the vineyards were first planted company varieties: Carmenere, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Shiraz. Caliterra vineyards farms located in different regions of Chile, where the beautiful Mediterranean climate allows to grow excellent grapes - the basis for the mature, rich, concentrated and well-balanced wines.
Kaliterra economy demonstrates a passion for high quality, making 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.