Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Syrah

Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Syrah 2013

This wine combines intricate spice notes with an aroma of black fruit and minerals. Flavors of white chocolate, cherry and tobacco are concentrated on the palate, with juicy tannins and a long-lasting finish.

Lapostolle Collection Syrah showcases the unique terriors of six wine-growing regions across Chile from North to South. Each set includes six limited production, individually numbered bottles, one from each region, presented in an elegant collection box.

Style:
Complex, Bold, Juicy
Flavor:
Black Fruit, Spice, Mineral, White Chocolate, Tobacco
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Chile / Colchagua Valley
Grapes
Syrah,
Cabernet Franc
Alcohol Percentage
14.10%
Fermentation
Pre-fermentation cold skin contact for 7 days at 8°C. Wild Yeast Fermentation in French oak vats at 26°C for 2 weeks. Post fermentation skin contact for 1 week. Natural malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels.
Aging
100% of the blend was aged in 225 L French Oak Barrels for 14 months. 34% new French oak and 34% second fill and 32% third fill French oak.