The wine of the month October
Bodegas Y Vinedos De Aguirre Promesa
Cabernet Sauvignon - Syrah 2013 - Gran Reserva
Gold Medal 2016 Berlin Wine Trophy
This wine is a very deep colour, fluctuating between dark garnet and ink. The nose is intense and complex, combining aromas of roses, cherries and figs. On the palate, this wine has a lovely structure and substance with a spicy, smoky character and notes of black fruits. It has a long, velvety finish.
To enjoy this wine fully, we recommend that you decant it one hour before serving it at a temperature of 16-17 °C.
Information and advice:
Pairs well with:
• Duck with cherries
• Roasted leg of lamb
• Grilled pepper steak
• Chaource, Camembert
The grapes come from vines in Villa Alegre, in the Maule Valley 285 km south of Santiago. The vineyard enjoys excellent exposure to the sun.
The grapes are entirely hand-picked and the wine is matured for 18 months, 80% in French oak barrels and 20% in American oak barrel
Value for money :
Our wine experts’ rating : 18,5/20