Microterroir 2021


The result of groundbreaking research aimed at defining Carmenere’s potential in Chile.

Noteworthy Distictions

  • Certified Sustainable - Wines of Chile
  • Vegan

Tasting Notes

Dark, plum-red color with dark violet hues. Aromas of blackberries, blackcurrants, figs, black cherry, licorice, leather and tobacco with hints of cardamom & menthol. Bold structure with medium-high acidity and silky well-integrated tannins. Long, spicy and harmonious finish.

Food Pairing

Makes a great pairing with curries, Italian sausage, grilled vegetables or rack of lamb.

Tech Details

  • Microterroir is a wine made from a collection of micro-sites within the Los Lingues vineyard. Fruit harvested from each block was vinified separately to understand the impact of the soils and plant material (clones). Fermentations are a mix of wild yeast and innoculated lots.
  • The soil is of alluvial-colluvial origin and varies in texture with fine sand, clay and angled granite rocks leading to excellent water drainage.
  • Aged for 15 months in French oak and 3-4 years in bottle prior to market release.
  • Varietal Composition: 100% Carmenere
  • Region: Colchagua, Chile
  • Avg Elevation: 1475 feet
  • Avg Age of Vines: 27 years
  • PH: 3.66
  • Alcohol: 14.5%
  • Size: 6/750ml
  • Cases Imported: 400
  • UPC: 835603002461