Valdivieso Single Vineyard Carmenere
- Brand: Valdivieso
- Product Code: 17VAL41B
- Availability: In Stock
Intense and complex aromas, some ripe dark berries, blackcurrant, plums, black pepper with hints of sweet spices.
Valdivieso's history goes back to 1879, when Don Alberto Valdivieso founded Champagne Valdivieso S.A., the first sparkling wine house in South America.
In the early 1980s they then began to produce still wines and, ever since, Valdivieso has obtained outstanding results and has become the most awarded Chilean winery in the history of the Challenge International du Vin in Bordeaux.
Grapes: 100% Carmenere
Region: Chile / Cachapoal Valley / Peumo
Maker: Brett Jackson
Notes: Intense and complex aromas, some ripe dark berries, blackcurrant, plums, black pepper with hints of sweet spices. Soft tannins with a firm structure. Elegant subtle spices from the maturation in oak barrels are present. The wine has a lovely texture and long persistence.
Serve: At 16-18c with red meat, tuna, risottos, ducks prepared from pastas, game birds.