Wine "Escudo Rojo" Reserva Carmenere, 2018
Reviews of purchase "Escudo Rojo" Reserva Carmenere, 2018
Beautiful wine, dense purple.
The taste of wine is soft, rich and powerful, with a silky texture and soft tannins, tones of red and black fruits and berries, black pepper and mocha and long aftertaste.
The aroma of wine is filled with floral notes of violet, hints of spice, black cherry and blackberry.
The wine goes well with meat dishes, beef, poultry, chicken with paprika, escalope of veal and vegetable curry.
Wine line "Escudo Rojo" made from grapes from the best parts of the Central Valley of Chile: Maipo Valley is an exceptional terroir for grape varieties Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere variety is grown on the best lands Rapel Valley, and Chardonnay - in the valley of Casablanca. Wine "Escudo Rojo" produced since 1999. Family coat of arms of the family Rothschild - a "Red Shield", which is translated into Spanish and sounds like "escudo rojo". Flamboyant style wines line indicates their origin and vivid character.
Dry red wine "Escudo Rojo" Carmenere is characterized by powerful and rich flavor, as well as generous berry flavor. After harvesting the crop carefully sorted and subjected to fermentation process in steel tanks. Before bottling the wine aged in oak barrels for 6-8 months. Wine storage capacity is 4 years.
In September 1997, the company Philippe de Rothschild SA, through its subsidiary Baron Phillippe de Rothschild Maipo Chile, began production of two Chilean varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. The range of wines was supplemented next year with two new wines: Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc. In the future, the winery has developed, increasing volumes and expanding production. Currently, the production of wine used for about 30% of its own grapes, and the rest is purchased from winegrowers with whom the company has entered into an exclusive agreement. Entirely from grapes from its own vineyards wine farms produce line Escudo Rojo, a more simple, such as Mapu and Mapu Reserva, - purchased from other farms.