Chile

Santa Rita, 120 Reserva Especial, Carmenere, 2018, Valle Central

Carménère, described also as a Chile's national grape, are from the Rapel Valley.
Year 2018 - 0,75 liter - 13.5% ABV
€ 9,27 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
in stock
6,95
Article: 2018 120 Reserva Especial Carménère Santa Rita
Country: Chile
Growing area: Valle Del Rapel
Category: Red wine dry
Producer: Santa Rita
Grape variety: At least 85% Carménère
Description: Intense, brightly ruby red colour. An exemplary smell for this type of vine pleases the nose. Intensive, ripe red and black fruits and fresh spices, together with sweetish notes of the woodbarrel. Balance between fruit acid and tannic acid which is indicated by present, silky tannine. Easy, juicy and refreshing.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Residual sugar: 3.24 g/l
Acid: 4.5 g/l
Drink recommendation: To lamb, ripe cheese, spaghetti Bolognese, chicken and various stews.
Awards: "recommended", International Wine Challenge 2014
88 points, Desorchardos 2015, Chile 11/2014 (Vt 2013)
Silver, IWSC 2013 ( Vt 2012)
89 points, Natalie McLean 2012 ( Vt 2011)
"recommended", Decanter of World Wine Awards 2012 ( Vt 2011)
Silver, IWSC 2012 ( Vt 2011)
"recommended", International Wine Challenge 2012 ( Vt 2011)

According to legend, 120 patriots, exhausted after a long, hard battle during the fight for Chile´s independence, reached the lands belonging to Santa Rita. On that fateful night in1814, these forces of liberty found refuge in the estate cellars. Today, within these same cellars, the award-winning 120 wines are crafted to honour their heroic character.


Ingredients/allergens
Allergens: Sulphites, egg, milk protein
Further details
Country of origin: Chile
Company: Viña Santa Rita
Address: Calle Hendaya 60, P 15, Las Condes, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
Distributor: AMKA GmbH
Address: Pattburger Bogen 33, D-24955 Harrislee