Grape: 58% Syrah, 33% Carménère, 4% Petit Syrah, 3% Grenache, 2% Mourvèdre
Category: Red Wine
Location LCBO Vintages
Region: Colchagua Valley
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Lius Felipe Edwards
Alcohol: 14.5% Alcohol/Vol.
From the bottle to the wine, this wine feels & taste expensive, but isn’t!
Description: Deep purple to ruby in colour with a high intense nose. This complex wine features cedar, dark cherry, raspberry, strawberry, blueberry, eucalyptus, espresso, cloves, cinnamon, vanilla, tobacco leaves, oregano, sage and violets on the nose. Full body with medium+ tannin, good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: Some heat coming from the 14.5% alcohol
Interesting Note: The vineyards that yield this wine are located 900 meters above sea level thus the name.
Drink now or in the next 5 years on its own or pair it with Seared Rosemary Mint Lamb Chops.
Tasted: 15 April 2016
Best buy & Top Pick
Score: 9+/10, Value: 9.5/10 Total: 18.5+/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4+