WILLIAM FÈVRE "Espino Gran Cuvée" - Carménère - Maipo Valley - Chile

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CL52
Vintage: 2021

On the nose it has a great complexity of red pepper, wild black berries with aromas of earth, smokey wood and violets. On the palate, the attack subtle and generous, the tannins are velvety and persistent. The qualities of this well-structured Carmenère are enhanced with several years of aging in the bottle.

$48.00
Country CHILE Region Maipo Grape Varietal Carmenere, Syrah

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Living up to its expectation of a fine aging wine, this Espino Gran Cuvée Carmenère from the 2019 vintage is even more surprising! It possesses an intense purple color and on the nose it has a great complexity of red pepper (characteristic of this grapes, particularly enhance this vintage), wild black berries with aromas of earth, smokey wood and violets. On the palate, the attack subtle and generous, the tannins are velvety and persistent. The qualities of this well structured Carmenère are enhanced with several years of aging in the bottle.

How to pair it

  • Meat Roasted duck breast with jerusalem artichoke purée

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Descorchados 92 Points

The most famous Chilean wine guide that organizes wine competitions on the South American continent, with wines from top producers such as Argentina, Chile, Brazil etc.

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Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Carmenere, Syrah
Vintage 2021
Region Maipo
Country CHILE
Volume(ml) 750
Winemakers Cristián Aliaga
Producer William Fèvre Chile
Average age of vines 15 years
Production method 7000 kgs / ha
Harvest method Manual and mechanic
Fermentation & maceration Our Carmenère wine is elaborated in little tanks which hold 6,000 to 7,000 kilos of grapes. The pre-fermentation lasts four days in order to extract an optimum amount of colour as well as increase the fruity character. The fermentation process involves a pumping over twice a day, and temperatures are strictly controlled, remaining under 30°C. Post-fermentation maceration lasts three weeks to achieve good levels of tannins.
Aging Aged twelve months in French oak barrels from various forests and makers, allowing for greater complexity.
Alcohol 14.3%
Mouth Attribute Structured
Nose Attribute Earthy, Black Berries
SKU CL52

Vineyard Info

Chile is the only country that grows engrafted Carmenère vines. This vine stock originated from Bordeaux, from where it has almost completely disappeared, was rediscovered in Chile a few years ago. Our Carmenère vineyards are located in San Luis de Pirque, in the Maipo Valley.

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Living up to its expectation of a fine aging wine, this Espino Gran Cuvée Carmenère from the 2019 vintage is even more surprising! It possesses an intense purple color and on the nose it has a great complexity of red pepper (characteristic of this grapes, particularly enhance this vintage), wild black berries with aromas of earth, smokey wood and violets. On the palate, the attack subtle and generous, the tannins are velvety and persistent. The qualities of this well structured Carmenère are enhanced with several years of aging in the bottle.

How to pair it

  • Meat Roasted duck breast with jerusalem artichoke purée

Awards

Descorchados 92 Points

The most famous Chilean wine guide that organizes wine competitions on the South American continent, with wines from top producers such as Argentina, Chile, Brazil etc.

More Information
Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Carmenere, Syrah
Vintage 2021
Region Maipo
Country CHILE
Volume(ml) 750
Winemakers Cristián Aliaga
Producer William Fèvre Chile
Average age of vines 15 years
Production method 7000 kgs / ha
Harvest method Manual and mechanic
Fermentation & maceration Our Carmenère wine is elaborated in little tanks which hold 6,000 to 7,000 kilos of grapes. The pre-fermentation lasts four days in order to extract an optimum amount of colour as well as increase the fruity character. The fermentation process involves a pumping over twice a day, and temperatures are strictly controlled, remaining under 30°C. Post-fermentation maceration lasts three weeks to achieve good levels of tannins.
Aging Aged twelve months in French oak barrels from various forests and makers, allowing for greater complexity.
Alcohol 14.3%
Mouth Attribute Structured
Nose Attribute Earthy, Black Berries
SKU CL52

Chile is the only country that grows engrafted Carmenère vines. This vine stock originated from Bordeaux, from where it has almost completely disappeared, was rediscovered in Chile a few years ago. Our Carmenère vineyards are located in San Luis de Pirque, in the Maipo Valley.

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