Wine Valdivieso Caballo Loco №11
Wine attractive red-violet color.
Rich taste wine velvety and juicy in the middle, with concentrated tannins. The finish is long and complex.
Wine with an intense aroma, which is felt notes of dark cherry, black currant, coffee, elegant and subtle nuances of cinnamon and vanilla.
Wine is perfect for hot meat dishes, a variety of spreads, cheeses, desserts.
Series "Caballo Loco" ("Crazy Horse") consists of 11 wines. Each wine is unique because it is born from a mixture of equal parts of the current crop of wine and the previous one, which is stored specifically for blending. The grapes of the highest quality is going to "Caballo Loco" from the best vineyards of Chile. Cabernet Sauvignon is grown in the vineyard Alto Jahuel in Buin Maipo Valley, located in the foothills of Los Andes. Fresh mountain air contributes to a long and mild autumn, resulting in grapes filled with silky tannins and distinctive aromas of black currant and dried fruit. Carmenere matures in Apalta in Colchagua Valley, the climate which allows to increase the cycle of ripening grapes and develop full flavor and aroma. Malbec and Merlot collected in the Sagrada Familia, in a small valley, protected from the north side of the river breezes from Mataki? Something. Grapes are well developed and gives excellent results, berries rich dark fragrant and delicious. Vintage is made by hand and carefully selected. The first fermentation for 10 days takes place in an open container at a temperature of 28-32 degrees. After that, the grapes for 21 days insist on clothing. Matured "Caballo Loco" 18 months in French oak barrels.
Wine "Caballo Loco №11" is the flagship of the series, a special creation Valdivieso, rich taste different, gorgeous alluring color and intense fragrant bouquet. This wine is made from a mixture of vintages: 50% - of 2006, 50% - from 1990 to 2005. The wine can be drunk now or stored for 12 years.
History Valdivieso winery, located in the center of Chile, dates back to 1879, when Don Alberto Valdivieso has released its first product - Champagne Valdivieso. One hundred years later - at the end of 1980 - a winery Valdivieso commencement of commercial production of wines that have gained extraordinary popularity. Valdivieso among the top ten most prestigious brands Chile and covers more than 60% market share in the country. Valdivieso product line is extensive, the most common wines are varietal - Cabernet Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Rose. They are not only annual vintages, but also reserve wines, as well as the line Super Premium.