Wine Cono Sur, "Tocornal" Carmenere, Central Valley DO, 2015
Reviews of purchase Cono Sur, "Tocornal" Carmenere, Central Valley DO, 2015
Wine saturated dark ruby color.
Full-bodied, well-balanced taste of the wine gradually reveals hints of prunes, blackberries and light floral notes of violets train.
The wine is bright, fresh and very fragrant, in which perceptible notes of wild berries, combined with hints of leather and sweet notes of oriental spices.
The wine will be an excellent couple of meat dishes of beef and veal, as well as well-suited to the aged cheeses.
"Tocornal" Carmenere - is a well-balanced red wine, which has a very robust and fruity taste combined with a large number of basic meat dishes. The name of the wine comes from the vineyard of the same name, which is close to the Central Valley south of Santiago. In 1887 Tokornal Ismail, who was at that time a politician and diplomat, found in these places excellent soil for the cultivation of grapes.
Cono Sur winery was founded in 1993 and less than 10 years has become one of the most successful companies of Chile largest export. Already in the first year of its existence, the company has exported more than 30 thousand bottles of wine. A few years later was acquired property in the Santa Elisa and 300 hectares of vineyards located in the surrounding areas near the age of vines which often exceeds 25 years. Also new was planted grape - Viognier, and farm Cono Sur was the first to use it to produce new wines in Chile. The very name of the company Cono Sur translates as "South Peak" and is a reflection of the geographical location of the economy. Vineyards are located in many prestigious areas of Chile, among them can be noted Casablanca, Maipo Valley and.
Adolfo Hurtado, who is the chief winemaker economy, has twice been awarded the title of best enologist Chile and its wines have won numerous awards at prestigious international exhibitions. For the first 5 years of existence, the company has received more than 150 medals and awards.
In 2004, 10 years after its founding, the company Cono Sur took 4th place in the position of exports of Chilean wines in terms of value and the third-largest. In 2008, the new factory was built specially for the production of wines premium. A lot of attention is paid to the use of new varieties. Contrary to the use of standards in Chile Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere and Merlot, agriculture Cono Sur Pinot Noir is actively using, creating a New World wines in the tradition of Burgundy. This strategy is reflected in the line of wines 20 Barrels Limited Edition and Ocio. Another innovative project was the company line of wines Isla Negra, where as the main varieties used Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Viognier and Shiraz.
"... No dusty bottles and genealogy, only the creation of high-quality wines that will continue to inspire us to a new style, creativity and innovation" - a philosophy that adheres strictly to the company Cono Sur.