Casa Lapostolle - Cuvee Alexandre Merlot 2013Black Fruit Aromas
Available 17th Dec 2016
Country of OriginChile
- Barrel Ageing13.5
- Fermentation MethodStainless Steel Tank
- Food MatchPork
- Grape TypeMerlot
- Type of closureNatural Cork
88% Merlot and 12% Carmenère.
Colour: Intense dark purple colour.
Nose: Complex and intense nose with red and black ripe fruit such as raspberry and blueberries. Dark plums notes and cacao aromas.
Palate: Velvety texture. Juicy and round tannins structure, with balance acidity and very persistent finish.
Service and Food Pairing: Ready to drink now or cellar for several years. Decant for 1 hour and serve at 16°C (58°F). Ideal companion for meats and well seasoned dishes with a red wine demiglace such as short ribs and angus beef.