Intense, complex nose full of different aromas: white pepper and red fruit at the start, then runes and black cherries with some hints of sweet spices.
Juicy on the palate, with soft structure and balance; fresh fruit flavours on the finish.
The Rapel Valley is one of the few places with ideal conditions for Carmenere. The climate is semi-arid Mediterranean with winter-only rainfall and warm, dry days during the growing season. Both the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean have a cooling influence on the vineyards. The soils are of alluvial origin with a layer of clay and good drainage. The grapes for this vintage are...
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Bright, brilliant gold in colour.
The elegant bouquet opens with notes of vanilla and white flowers.
In the mouth it is a very soft, mineral wine with a lovely fresh finish.
Limited stock, 2013 vintage coming soon.
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Milmanda was part of a route of medieval castles that gave shelter to Christians during the time of the Reconquest. In the 12th century peace came to these lands and vine-growing began anew. Today, at the foot of these castle walls, the Torres family grows the Chardonnay grape variety. This single vineyard wine is fermented and aged in French oak barrels.
The highland estate of Milmanda, dominated by the castle that gives it its name, is where Chardonnay finds the most favourable conditions for its development. Years of patient research have resulted in Milmanda. The complex and harmonious combination of aromas of this elegant,...
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Delicious black cherry, currant and bramble aromas swirl with hints of vanilla toast, ground clove and subtle mint. The plush palate opens with flavours of berry compte and blackcurrant, supported by silky tannins and hints of caramel crme, cinnamon spice and cocoa on the lengthy finish.
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Look: Pale straw yellow with greenish reflections. Nose: Intense, with distinctive pear aromas. Palate: Fresh with hints of citrus fruit and pineapple, delicate and well-balanced finish. Good with many foods thanks to its characteristic, refreshing acidity.
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Full and rich with flavours of plums and warm spice, this Pinot is a crowd-pleaser.
It's full of finesse and elegance, the kind that allows you to sip the wine alone or pair with almost any medium-weight dish, vegetarian or meaty.
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