Wine Chacra "Cincuenta y Cinco" 2008
Reviews of purchase Chacra "Cincuenta y Cinco" 2008
Chakra Sinkuenta and Cinco - wine dark ruby color.
The wine Chakra Sinkuenta and 2008 Cinco rich fruity flavor with hints of minerals and coffee in the aftertaste.
Chakra Sinkuenta and Cinco - wine with the aroma of cherries, red currants and wild berries.
It goes well with meat and vegetables on the grill.
Bodega Chakra is located on the plain of the Rio Negro in northern Patagonia, 620 miles south of Buenos Aires. Summer in Rio Negro began with strong winds, hot days and cold nights. Patagonia wind dried very much, but at the same time bring the cold nights. Rainy summer was not, and this has led to the maturation of extremely ripe berries with thick skin, rich in polyphenols and tannins. The summer of 2008 can be described as hot and dry, but with good acidity and ripe berries, which reached due to the abundance of heat.
The grapes for the production of vintage 2008 are harvested by hand, only in the morning, starting from March 7. Berries are gathered in small boxes that can accommodate only 9 pounds of grapes each. This is a more time consuming process than using large containers, but it allows the berries, is at the bottom remain intact. Cooling of the grapes on the way to the winery keeps its freshness and useful properties. Then the grapes primary fermentation takes place in large 200-liter barrels. Withstands wine Chakra Sinkuenta and Cinco 2008 for 11 months in French oak barrels.
None of the stages of the process of wine production is not mechanized. The result is a 100% live-unfiltered wine, which was blended March 28, 2008 and bottled 28 March 2009.