Wine TerraMater Limited Reserve Merlot 2008
Wine rich dark red color with blue reflections.
The taste is rich and full-bodied wine, with fruit and oak notes. The finish is long, fragrant.
The wine aroma with notes of plums, tobacco, dried apricots, almonds and marzipan.
Wine is perfect for meat with a strong taste, such as lamb, venison, beef and game. It goes well with not too much sauce, a dish containing garlic, vegetables, soft and hard cheeses.
Wine TerraMater Limited Reserve Merlot is made from grapes harvested from the vineyard Peteroa. During the dry winter and hot summer of 2008 working vineyard vines carefully hid under the eaves and gently moistened soil, thanks to their efforts turned harvest ripe, with good potential. In the manufacture of wine TerraMater Limited Reserve Merlot passes first 5-7 day cold maceration, then maceration - 30 days fermentation at 28 ° C, remontazh proovoditsya 5 times a day, 100% malolactic fermentation in barrels. The wine is aged 12 months in 90% French oak and 10% in the US, before bottling the wine is not filtered.
A series of wines "TerraMater Limited Reserve" is created from carefully selected grapes of better quality. Careful care of vines, manual harvesting, careful sorting of grapes and delicate aging in barrels - all to create great wines, among which Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot, Chardonnay and most "titled" Wine of Chile - Sangiovese.
In 1996, three older sisters Canepa - Gilda, Edda and Antonieta - realize their dream by opening a new winery TerraMater. A passion for wine production has been part of their lives, because the family Canepa in winemaking since the 1930's. Once their father emigrated from Italy to Chile and discover that the fertile soils of the Chilean viticulture engage easily and efficiently acquired vineyards. Today his business, but under his own name, his daughter continued.
Company TerraMater born on exceptional grounds, on which there are numerous vineyards, full of noble varieties. TerraMater owned 500 acres of land located in Isla de Maipo - the heart of the Valley of the Maipo. Here grow old, well-rooted vines, whose age ranges from 40 to 60 years, as well as the wonderful olive groves that produce the highest quality olive oil and apple orchards. Various structures, textures and depth of soil for growing a variety of grapes and produce wines of different character and style. Sisters Vineyards Canepa rich famous varieties as Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Carmenere, Sangiovese, Shiraz, Pinot Blanc, Petit Verdot and many others. One of the main directions of the company is to provide new and attractive flavors by blending wines from grapes with different characteristics. As the company said winemaker TerraMater Christian Vallejo: "TerraMater - this wine for any occasion and for all cases."
Huge investments in newly built new factory gave us TerraMater advantage over many of its competitors. Low cost, easy and high quality wines brought TerraMater popularity and numerous victories in international competitions.