Casa Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Merlot 2014
Intense dark purple color.
Complex and intense nose with red and black fruit as raspberry and blueberries. Dark plums notes and cacao aromas.
Round. Juicy tannins structure, balance acidity and very persistent finish.
Aged for 9 months in French oak barrels: 59% in new oak; 21% in second and 20% in third used French oak barrel.
Ideal companion for meats and well seasoned dishes with a red wine sauce such as short ribs and angus beef.
READINESS FOR DRINKING
Ready to drink now or cellar for several years. Decant for 1 hour before serving.
85% Merlot, 15% Carménère
Colchagua Valley, Central Valley, Chile
Residual sugar 4.69 g/l
Total acidity 5.63 g/l