Wine Punta Nogal, Carmenere, 2011
Reviews of purchase Punta Nogal, Carmenere, 2011
Wine bright magenta.
The wine has a rounded taste wine with good structure, elegant and mature tannins and a long finish warming.
Intense aroma of wine is filled with tones of ripe berries, herbs, vanilla, coffee and tobacco.
The wine goes well with meat, poultry, seasoned cheeses and a variety of pastas.
Wine "Punta Nogal" - is mainly monosortovye wine grape varieties Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. In the vast majority of wine Punta Nogal - a young, vibrant wines, and with special sections are backed cuvee, aged in barrels and marked on the label the word "Reserva".
"Punta Nogal" Carmenere - fruity wine with bright, rich aroma, which is created from the flagship Chilean Carmenere grapes. With French roots, at home in the XIX century Carmenere has virtually disappeared from the invasion of phylloxera, but in Chile, he found a second home and perfect conditions for ripening. The grapes for "Punta Nogal" Carmenere Colchagua Valley is grown in alluvial soils consisting of sand, silt and rocks and provide good drainage. Harvest fermented in stainless steel at a controlled temperature and then aged for a short time in steel tanks. Wine storage potential is 3-4 years.
Punta Nogal - a joint project of major Chilean wine company Santa Emiliana, which was founded in 1986, and the famous Italian producer Castello Banfi , has the exclusive right to sell wine "Punta Nogal" around the world. Most of the vineyards are owned by Santa Emiliana, located in one of the most famous wine regions of Chile - Central Valley. The rest of the vineyards, covering an area of over 1,500 hectares grown in the valleys of the Rapel and Casablanca. The special microclimate of these zones, the temperature and the sea breeze, the most favorable effect on the yield of the region, providing a gradual and uniform ripening.
To date, the Castello Banfi farm is equipped with the most modern equipment and cellars at the winery. Due to this diversity of terroirs, wine for "Punta Nogal" were selected exceptional sites that create bright, vibrant and very beverage wine. The farm uses only organic fertilizers in their vineyards, for which in 2001 they were the first to receive a certificate.