Wine Carmen, "Gran Reserva" Cabernet Sauvignon, 2018
Reviews of purchase Carmen, "Gran Reserva" Cabernet Sauvignon, 2018
The color of the wine - dark ruby red.
In a well-balanced taste of wine present tones of black currant, blueberry and mint, a moderate tannins. The finish is long.
The wine has a rich aroma with notes of cassis, pencil lead, with hints of cocoa and espresso with whipped cream.
The wine is perfect with red meat, such as lamb or beef, and venison, game, kidneys, goose and mature cheeses.
Rich and clear wine Carmen, "Gran Reserva" Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 is a reflection of the unique quality features of grapes grown on alluvial terraces of the Alto Maipo. Strict selection of berries, fermentation in stainless steel tanks and aging in French oak barrels for 10 months can achieve magnificent dark, ruby-red color and a rich flavor with hints of blackberry, pencil lead, cocoa and espresso with whipped cream. The wine has a well balanced taste with mild tannins, notes of black currants, blueberries and mint and a long aftertaste.
Despite the fact that Chilean wines have appeared on the world market recently (15-20 years), year after year, they are gaining popularity due to the bright flavor, rich taste and attractive price. It is noteworthy that the State of Chile has a length from north to south for about 4,300 km from west to east - an average of 180 km. This geographic location ensures that almost all climatic zones, from subtropical to moderate. These unique climatic conditions in Chile have formed a large number of wine-producing regions, and allow to grow wonderful grapes.
One of the oldest and most famous wineries in Chile is "Carmen", founded over 160 years ago by Christian Lanz, and named in honor of his beloved wife. In 1992 the new factory was built and laid new vineyards. "Carmen" today - a vineyard area of 650 hectares and annual production of 5.4 million bottles. The vast experience, combined with progressive methods of grape growing and wine production have allowed "Carmen" to create a wide range of fine Chilean wines of the premium segment. About 94% of the total wine production is exported to more than 50 countries, which is the best evidence of their high quality. The main thing for us - find the ideal conditions to make your wine even better. In 2014, the publication "Meininger's" published the results of the annual international competition "Mundus Vini", in which two of wine from the "Carmen" received gold medals: "Gran Reserve" Carmenere, 2011, and "Gold Reserve" Cabernet Sauvignon, 2008. The fragrance and taste of each wines from "Carmen" opens for you new experiences and invite an unforgettable journey through Chile.