Wine Concha y Toro, "Frontera" Merlot
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Reviews of purchase Concha y Toro, "Frontera" Merlot
The color of wine - dark red ruby hue.
The wine has an elegant, rounded and full-bodied taste with a long finish.
The aroma of wine is dominated by shades of cherry and pepper and light nuances of cocoa.
The wine is ideal with pastas, cheeses, red meat, fried or grilled chicken.
Urza says Hector, one of the founders of the line "Frontera", "I believe in originality and strength of New World wines, in their fun and noble nature. I want these features were characteristic of each wine made by me. This is the purpose of my the works ".
"Frontera" Merlot - dry red wine from grown in the Central Valley Merlot grapes with the addition of a small percentage of Carmenere. Harvested by hand (80%) and mechanically in late March and April. After fermentation, the wine kept in stainless steel tanks for 4 months.
Concha y Toro - the largest company producing wine in Chile. Winery with that name was founded back in 1883. Founded the Spanish Marquis Melchor de Concha y Toro, who invited the famous French specialist Labouchere its winery. Labouchere brought to Chile the best selected varieties of grapes cultivated in France and assembled them before the phylloxera epidemic universal in Europe. In 1993 Concha y Toro became the first Chilean winery, started to export their wines to other countries. The company is actively growing, acquiring new vineyards. By the early 80s of the last century the company conducted a large-scale modernization of all their farms, which resulted in significantly improved product quality. In addition, due to several new series was expanded assortment of wine production company, which is exported.