Falernia Carménère-Syrah Gran Reserva
60% Carmenere and 40% Syrah. Falernia Carménère Syrah Reserva has a bright and red color. The wine shows a good fruit concentration and on the nose black pepper, red fruit, dark chocolate. Great body with soft tannins on the palate.
Falernia: Altitude with Attitude
Grapes: 60% Carménère and 40% Syrah
Region: Elqui Valley
Altitude: 1,950 feet above sea level
Soil: Alluvial soil, sandy
Vine Age: 15-20 years
Vine Density: 2,000 vines per acre
Vinification Process: This blend is made 20% from Carmenere “Appassimento” grapes. Each variety is hand-picked, de-stemmed and crushed separately. The winemaking is the same as for single varietal Carmenere and Syrah wines.
Aging Process: 40% of the wine ages in French and American oak barrels and the rest in stainless steel tanks for six to eight months, and then blended just three months before bottling.
Alcohol Content: 14.50%
Winemaker: Giorgio Flessati
Cellaring: Up to 5 years
|Dimensions||12.6 × 9.4 × 12.0 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 12 bottles per case