Grape Variety: 85% Merlot, 15% Syrah
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: Trialto Wine group
Region: Colchagua Valley
Format: 750 mL
Alcohol: 15% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium ruby in colour with medium intense nose.
A nice juicy merlot, but be careful as its listed at 15% alcohol
Positives: A complex wine featuring blackberry, blueberry, Allspice, tamarinds, vanilla, raspberry and some cooked spinach. Medium+ body and tannins with good acidity, a long length and the alcohol is well integrated.
Drink now on its own or cellar it for another 7 years. Pair it with venison.
Tasted: 11 June 2013
Score: 9+/10, Value: 9.5/10 Total: 18.5+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4+