Wine "Escudo Rojo" Syrah, 2017
Reviews of purchase "Escudo Rojo" Syrah, 2017
Wine dense, deep ruby color with purple hues.
Intense flavor of wine with rounded, soft and silky tannins, completed a long and refreshing aftertaste.
The aroma of wine is filled with notes of ripe blueberries, blackberries and black cherries combined with subtle hints of vanilla, dark chocolate and roasted coffee beans.
Experts recommend to taste the wine paired with beef ribs Provencal, rabbit with thyme and spicy eggplant caviar.
Wine line "Escudo Rojo" made from grapes from the best vineyards in 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 and Sauvignon Blanc - in the valley 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" Syrah, has a bright bouquet, very well with meat dishes. For making wine producer uses imbued hot sun Chilean Syrah grapes. In the beverage industry uses the so-called technique of Bordeaux. It is this flexibility finds the taste of wine, fruity and well balanced tannic structure. Before bottling the wine aged in oak barrels for 6-8 months.
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.