Los Boldos Momentos Merlot 2010
- Viña Los Boldos
- Alto Cachapoal
- Merlot (100%)
- 6 x 75cl
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Deep ruby red with red fruits - predominantly raspberries and plums - on the nose. Ripe red fruits on the palate are balanced by soft, round tannins, and the finish is long and smooth.
Maceration in stainless steel tanks followed by temperature-controlled alcoholic fermentation. This is followed by malolactic fermentation. Maturation in 50% French and 50% American oak casks for 6 months, followed by 6 months in bottle prior to release.
Vina Los Boldos lies in the foothills of the Andes mountains, in Alta Cachapoal region. A recent addition to Sogrape's global portfolio of wineries, this latest acquisition strengthens the company's position in South America. Los Boldos is known for its high quality Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grown in the clay and stones of the old Cachapoal riverbed. Los Boldos is working to extract the best from each vineyard row and block, and planting new experimental varieties such as Touriga Nacional and Viognier - promising exciting new developments for the future.