The wine of the month September
Sol de Chile
Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Grand GOLD medal at the 2017 Concours Mondial in Brussels
Gold medal at the 2018 Berlin Wine Trophy
This wine is a very deep ruby colour.
It has an intense and complex nose, with aromas of blackcurrant, black cherry, hazelnut and chocolate.
On the palate, it is well-balanced with a fruity, spicy, woody character and ripe, concentrated tannins. It has a long, elegant finish.
To fully enjoy this wine, we would advise you to decant it one hour before serving it at a temperature of 17-18 °C.
Information and tips:
Pairs well with:
• Roast beef
• Chili con carne
• Rack of lamb
• Camembert, brie de Meaux
The grapes come from vines in Villa Alegre, in the Maule Valley 285km south of Santiago. The vineyard enjoys excellent exposure to the sun. The wine is aged for 8 months in French and American oak barrels and bottled without being filtered so as to guarantee the best possible quality.
Value for money :
Our wine experts’ rating: 18,5/20