2017 Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) Cabernet Sauvignon los Vascos Valle de Colchagua review

Domaines Barons de Rothschild Lafite (Colchagua Valley)

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Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) Cabernet Sauvignon los Vascos Valle de Colchagua 2017

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TASTING NOTES:View: It shows an intense ruby ​​red color.Nose: Unleash fruity aromas of cherries, plums and red berries, with a hint of vanilla.Mouth: Soft, rich and round tannins.APPELLATION: Colchagua ValleyVINEYARD: Located at an altitude of 107 m.s.l.m. in Peralillo in central Colchagua Valley, the vineyard, owned by Baron de Rothschild, was the first experiment to promote the area, outside of France. The climate of the valley is strongly opposed and territory, between the desert coast and the first forerunners of the Andes, was literally torn from abandonment, allowing the cultivation of grapes exceptional.GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon 100%AGEING: Aging is not recommended.ELABORATION:. Harvesting done by hand, in this particular add, it is carried out in advance with respect to 2016, for most of the time of insolation, which has recorded peaks of 30 °C for more than 330 days. The collection, therefore, began 20 days earlier, on April 5., And continued until 17 May, autumn in the southern hemisphere. Vinification, classic, is carried out in steel tanks at controlled temperature. A vintage especially for an exceptional wine. It is recommended to aerate for at least 1 hour before sampling.PAIRING: It is perfect with red meats and game, or cured cheeses and blue cheeses.RECOMMENDED TEMPERATURE SERVICE: 16-18 °C.ALCOHOL: 14 °

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