Casa Lapostolle "Clos Apalta" Carmenere Blend 2012
Dark and deep inky purple red color. Complex nose opening towards ripe and expressive red and black fruit, such as plums, red cherries, dry figs and blueberries. Spices such as clover and black pepper. With a concentrated structure, this wine has a round attack followed by velvety and polished tannins filling the mid palate and a ripe and rich long lasting finish.
Open and leave to breathe for a couple of hours or carefully decant for minimum 1 hour and enjoy at 17C (64F).
Pair with: game, lamb, and entrecote fillet. Also good with rich bitter cocoa chocolate desserts.
Blend" 66% Carmenere, 19% Merlot, and 15% Cabernet Sauvignon.