Wine Lapostolle, "Grand Selection" Merlot, 2015
Reviews of purchase Lapostolle, "Grand Selection" Merlot, 2015
Wine of intense violet color.
The taste of wine is rounded, juicy, with good structure, fine acidity, full tones of fresh fruits and ending long aftertaste.
The wine has a fresh and complex aroma with notes of red and black fruit, with notes of white pepper, chocolate and tobacco.
The wine goes well with meat, grilled meat, steaks, barbecue, pasta, spicy foods and cheeses.
The grapes from which the wine "Grand Selection" Carmenere, a native of the semi-arid valley Rapel. Thanks to the warm, dry days and cool nights the grapes ripen slowly, allowing it to maintain its unique fresh character. The grapes are harvested by hand and transported to the winery in the cold box. For vinification selects only the most fresh and clean grapes. After crushing and fermentation 21% of the wine matured in French oak barrels, which adds to the complexity of the drink, but at the same time preserves the natural expression of the fruit.
Winery Casa Lapostolle, founded relatively recently - in 1994 - and has already gained recognition wine connoisseurs in many countries, belongs to the family members of French winemakers Marnier-Lyapostol - Alexandra Marnier-Lyapostol and her husband Cyril de Burne. It is they who, having been in Chile, found old vines Carmenere and Merlot in Apalta Valley and appreciating their great potential, became the founders of the Chilean proekta.Nachav your business with a small vineyard "Clos Apalta", today expanded its family ownership to 370 hectares, of which grown Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Carmenere, Pinot Noir and Syrah even. Great contribution to the development of the production and maintenance of the status of the winery made famous French oenologist Michel Rolland, exclusively advises only in Chile Casa Lapostolle.