Grape Variety: 100 % Carménère
Aging: 6 months in oak
Region: Valle de Maule, Chile
Carménère is a very old variety from Bordeaux, France, that has many taste similarities to Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. The herbal, peppercorn flavors in Carménère are a great embellishment to roast meats (from chicken to beef) and pretty much anything spiced with cumin. Recommended temperature: 12 -13°C (53 - 54°F)
CWC is a family business located in the heart of Maule Valley. With 750 hectares of vineyards planted across the valley, they are able to work with the different varieties of the region. The Maule Valley is the largest and oldest in the wine province of Chile. In their winery, this Italian family specializes in exploring microclimates and through this, they reach for the highest expression of wine variety.
The wine has a ruby red color with purple notes. Its aroma is mainly fruity, with raspberry, blackberry, and toasted oak notes. Regarding taste and consistency, the wine feels fresh with good structure. Its fruitiness is confirmed with great persistence.