Tesco Finest Carmenere 75Cl

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Tesco Finest Las Hijuelas Carmenere 2015, Wine of Chile

S$ 31.50
/75Cl

Product details

Deep in colour with aromas of black fruits and wild herbs followed by a well balanced and smooth palate and a full and lengthy finish. The Carmenere grapes come from the Colchagua Valley which has ideal growing conditions for the grapes to achieve perfect ripeness. Great as a match with beef, kebabs, grilled chicken or red meat pasta dishes

Information

Allergy Information:

Contains: Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

Fruity and medium bodied. Deep in colour with aromas of black fruits and wild herbs followed by a well balanced and smooth palate and a full and lengthy finish.

Region of Origin Colchagua Valley
Wine Colour Red
Alcohol Units 10.5
ABV 13% vol.
Current Vintage 2016
Producer Vina Cono Sur
Type of Closure Screwcap
Wine Maker Matias Rios
Pack Quantity 75
Pack Measure cl
Country Chile
Alcohol Type Wine
Taste Category D - Fruity & medium bodied

Grape Variety:

Carmenère

Vinification Details:

The grapes for this wine are hand picked in the Las Hijuelas vineyard. At the winery, the grapes are lightly crushed before transferring to a tank for a short cold maceration of the whole grapes before progressing to warm fermentation. This progresses over seven days and is followed by a malolactic fermentation after separating the wine from the grape skins. After fining the wine is cold stabilised to remove tartrates and then fine filtered for bottling.

History:

The vineyard of Las Hijuelas is located in the region of Peralillo, in the western centre of the Colchagua Valley. With plenty of sunlight and heat during the day, this region offers perfect conditions to produce a high quality wine that delivers notes of black fruits, mature and silky tannins that perfectly represent the typicity of a great Carmenere.

Regional Information:

This area is characterized by a large thermal amplitude, with very warm days and cool nights, and also by windy afternoons that help decreasing the average temperature of this particular area. It is a field defined by its knolls and a white clay soil of volcanic origin called Pumacita.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 4 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

10.5 UK Units per bottle
1.8 UK units per 125ml glass
Know Your Limits
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
Enjoy responsibly
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Storage:

Store horizontally in a cool dark place. This wine can be enjoyed now or carefully stored for up to four years from purchase. Once open, drink within two days.

Wine of:

Chile

Bottled in:

Chile

Number Of Uses:

6

Net Contents:

75 cl

Name and Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
U.K.

Nutrition

Nutrition
Typical Values100 ml contains125 ml glass
Energy 332kJ (80kcal) 415kJ (100kcal)
*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal) - -

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