Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Carmenere
An introductory guide to Carmenere wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings, growing regions...
Try Carmenere Wine if You Like Malbec, Merlot, or Bordeaux Blends. Overview of the Carmenere Wine Varietal Carmenere is a medium-bodied wine with soft tannins. It has complex flavours of red and blue fruit with herbal, smokey and earthy notes. How To Pronounce the grape Carmenere: Car-men-AIR Why...
Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Aglianico
An introductory guide to Aglianico wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings, growing regions...
Try a Aglianico wine if you like Nebbiolo (Barolo) Overview of the Aglianico wine varietal A complex, tannic red wine with intense colour and flavours. Why we like the Aglianico varietal, grape, and wine A wine like Aglianico with high tannins and high acidity make great food wines. Powerful flavours...
About the Producer
Viña Pérez Cruz
Paine, Maipo, Chile
Perez Cruz is a family owned winery specializing in red wines that are produced and bottled on site and that reflect the character and identity of the Maipo Alto Valley. Located at the foothills of the Andes, its soils are deep, stony, and poor in nutrients. The Mediterranean climate features dry...