Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Carmenére

Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Carmenére 2014

This reddish-purple wine is full of a ripe red and black fruit aroma with spice and lively green notes. The flavor offers lush fruit with a hint of tobacco and chocolate. The texture is balanced and elegant with a smoky finish.

Lapostolle Collection Carmenère consists of 3 limited production wines, each reflecting a specific terroir of the Colchagua Valley. Each set includes 6 individually numbered bottles, two of each wine, presented in an elegant collection box.

Style:
Lush, Ripe, Complex
Flavor:
Red Fruit, Cacao, Tobacco, Spice, Smoke
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Chile / Colchagua Valley
Grapes
Carmenére
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
100% Wild yeast. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks and wooden vats, with skin contact up to 4-5 weeks.
Aging
100% of the blend in 225L French oak barrels for 9 months. 58% in new oak, 12% in second use, and 30% third use.