Wine Punta Nogal Merlot, Rapel Valley DO, 2010
Reviews of purchase Punta Nogal Merlot, Rapel Valley DO, 2010
Wine saturated purple-red color.
Punta Nogal Merlot - this is a great average wine, perfectly balanced, with soft tannins and elegant fruity taste.
Punta Nogal Merlot wine has a complex aroma with notes of red berries, fruits, sweet aroma of plums and a hint of bitterness of coffee beans.
Punta Nogal Merlot wine as well by itself or in combination with meat, pasta, poultry.
The range of wines Punta Nogal - these are wines that are made from any one of the five varieties of grapes grown in the company of their vineyards. Most of the production belongs to the young wine, fresh, bright, light, and with a more elite areas to back cuvee, which is kept in oak and represent the word "Reserva" on the label.
Merlot grapes for wine Punta Nogal Merlot grown in the Rapel Valley, which with several sides by rivers, protected by mountains Andes, and from the west are blowing breeze of the ocean. The soils are very diverse, with good drainage. Due to the wet and cold winter and hot summer, the berries are very lush, with lovely acidity and reach an optimum level of maturity. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with a strict temperature control. Wine stand for a short time in stainless steel tanks. Storage capacity Punta Nogal Merlot about 3-5 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 worldwide.
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 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 for wines Punta Nogal were selected exceptional sites that create a 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.