Lapostolle Merlot

Lapostolle Merlot 2014

Deep ruby red with purple highlights, this wine offers an intense aroma of spice and ripe red fruit. The round texture is full of fresh, juicy tannins and the finish is pleasant and long.

Style:
Smooth, Bold
Flavor:
Red Fruit, Spice
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Chile / Rapel Valley
Grapes
Merlot,
Carmenére,
Syrah,
Petit Verdot
Alcohol Percentage
13.00%
Fermentation
100% stainless steel tanks.
Aging
33% of the blend was aged in French oak barrels for 3 months, 20% second use oak, and 80% third and fourth use oak. The remaining 67% was aged in stainless steel tanks. Malolactic fermentation was done in barrels and steel tanks after maceration.