Wine Valdivieso Merlot, 2009
Wine beautiful deep red color.
Wine with a soft and smooth taste, fruity flavor, ripe tannins, good structure and a long finish.
The aroma of wine intense shades of ripe plums, sweet spices, coffee, chocolate and delicate smoky notes.
The wine is very well combined with lean red meat, pasta, sauces, white meat with mild spices or mushroom sauce.
Wine "Merlot" - representative of a series of high-quality wines "Varietal Line", the idea of which - expressed in terms of flavors and fruit flavors original character of each grape variety. "Merlot 2009" reflects the character very popular in Chile Merlot. The wine is full bodied with rich ripe fruit and soft sweet tannins. This is achieved by the perfect ripening of berries and their careful selection. New methods of micro-oxygenation also allow the integration of sweet oak flavors for greater complexity, while the wood shades do not dominate the wine, but perfectly complement the taste. Merlot harvest for the vintage of 2009 was collected from different vineyards of the Central Valley from 1 to 15 April. The wine was aged for 3 months in French oak barrels. Ageing potential "Merlot 2009" - until 2013.
"Merlot" series "Varietal Line" won a bronze medal at the competition Frech Challenge 2003, Prix Civart on VinExpo 2003 in Bordeaux.
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.