Country: Chile Region: Leyda Valley
Vintage:2011 Colour:Red Style:Dry
Producer:Vina Leyda Estate
The wine is produced from estate grown Pinot Noir grapes sourced from vineyards in the Leyda Valley which lies a few kilometers from the Pacific Ocean A delicious wine with excellent weight of soft ripe strawberries and redcurrant fruit and just a hint of smoky vanilla. It is very Burgundian in style having been aged for up to 12 months in new French oak barrels.
Ageing Potential:3-5 Years
This delicious wine is an example of the outstanding success with Pinot Noir in Chile, a classic Burgundian varietal. The cool climate in the Leyda Valley is ideal, producing excellent fruit concentration and ripeness. Ripe sweet berries lead onto a succulent palate and a long vibrant finish. Excellent value.
Food Matches:Duck / Lamb / Chicken / Soft Cheese