The Cinsault (60%), Pais (25%) and Carignan (15%) grapes for the blend of La Causa grow in the beautiful Valle del Itata - located in the Chilean wine region Valle Sur.
This wine shimmers a dense ruby red with violet highlights in the glass. Fresh red and black berries (raspberry, blackberry and currant) combine with ripe plum and juicy shade morals to create a fragrantly fresh bouquet. Add a hint of spice and nuances of dried fruit. Very fruity, this Chilean red wine presents itself on the palate. The firm tannin gives this wine a strong structure and the vital acidity a wonderful freshness. With good excitement, this red wine concludes in a long finale.Vinification of the La Causa Blend The three different grape
varieties for this red wine are
harvestedexclusively at optimum maturity. It starts with Cinsault, followed by Pais and most recently Carignan. In the wine cellar, all grapes are carefully selected and mashed. In the stainless steel tank, the mash is fermented for 7 days at a controlled temperature of 22 to 26 degrees Celsius. Finally, this wine is gently peeled off, blended and rests for 12 months in French oak barrels - of which 10% are new wood.
Food recommendation for the Blend La Causa
Enjoy this dry red wine from Chile for cozy barbecues with entrecotes, steaks and chops. Or hand this wine over to stews and baked empanadas.
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,4|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||1,4|
|Region:||Valle Sur (CL)|
|Sub region:||Valle del Itata (CL)|
|Occasion & Theme:||family event , barbecue , perfect for an evening in front of the chimney , Cooking with Friends , Romantic Dinner|
|Ageing in:||small barrel|
|Grape Variety:||Carignan , Cinsault , País|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||12|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , stone fruits , dried fruits , spicy|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||15 - 18|
|Stil:||Übersee , modern|
|Food Pairing:||Helle und deftige Speisen , spicy food|
|Flaschendesign & Ausstattung:||Bordeauxflasche , klassisch|
|Flaschengröße in l:||0,75|
|Alcohol % ABV:||14,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Inverkehrbringer:||Wein Service Bonn GmbH - DE-ÖKO-005 - Königswinterer Str. 552 - 53227 Bonn - Deutschland|