Carmenere ‘Gran Terroir’ Los Lingues, Vina Casa Silva

From: £1495

One of the finest premium Carmenere’s you can taste at the sub £15 mark, outstanding quality and value.  Smooth, deep, full of rich fruits, gorgeous stuff.

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Description

Founded in 1892, Casa Silva is 100% owned and managed by the Silva Family, a high innovative and pioneering family that also has strong family values and respect of nature at the forefront of their philosophy.  Producing a wide range of terroir specific wines in the Colchagua Valley, with multi-tiered pricing and styles, they are renowned for being not only the number one producer for Carmenere, also with beautiful Cabernets and Merlots, but leading the way in developing cool climate vineyards

Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks, 85% aged in French oak barrels for 12 months; 15% in stainless steel tanks.

Tasting Notes:
Intense, with notes of ripe black fruits with hints of wild forest fruits. On the palate, good balance between fruit and oak, good structure, powerful, sweet and round tannins, and notes of boysenberries and hints of tobacco. Excellent finish.

Additional information

Variation criteria

Case of 12x75cl, Single bottle 75cl

Bottle size (cl)

75cl

Colour

Red

Grape variety

Carmenere

Wine Type

Still – Red