CORDON DE FUEGO RESERVA ESPECIAL CABERNET SAUVIGNON
Appellation: Maipo Valley
Varietal Composition: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol: 13% vol.
Aging: 8 months French Oak
Harvest: handmade picking during April
Alluvial soil, stony and deep, over two meters. Good drain and high root exploration.
Chilean Mediterranean climate mix dry summers and cold and rainy winters, which makes it ideal for vine. The cooling influences of the Andes and Pacific Ocean at night with warm and sunny days, result in a growing season with slow ripening and high-quality grapes.
During the season, no rain was reported during blossom neither spring frosts. High thermal oscillation, with moderate to low maximum temperatures at the final ripening stage benefited acidity and aromatic expression in wines. Wines depicted more acidity and less alcohol. Wines on this block of the valley showed very good color intensity and stability.
It has a purplish red color, on the nose is earthy with aromas of red fruits with a touch of soft toast. It has a round entry, sweet, ripe and harmonic tannins, medium-high body and a long finish.
It is ideal to pair with sausages, semi-fat cheese and roasted red meats.
Best served between 64°F to 66°F