D.O Itata Costa (Guarilihue)
- Cauquenina Blend
Tasting Notes: Beautiful dark ruby-red color with violet highlights. Outstanding fruit, with a nose full of red berries, red currant, black cherry, blueberry. Spices like black pepper, tea leaves. Notes of graphite and hints of violets framed its great complexity. Those elements come through on the palate, with fresh black and red fruit, revealing a full-bodied wine. This wine opens generously, very silky and lush on the palate. In mid palate is round and velvety with very fine tannins and the excellent acidity enhance its liveliness and balance. Decanting is recommended.
Variety: Cauquenina Blend (Carignan, Pais, Carmenere, Malbec and Syrah)
Acidity: 3,7 g/l
Terroir: Cauquenina means “girl from cauquenes”. This blend comes from non-irrigated old vines, planted on ancient red granite slopes. Carignan,Pais, Carmenere Malbec and Syrah, around the town of Cauquenes, deep in a not well known or shown part of our history and viticultural tradition.