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Montes 2015 Purple Angel

Impressive deep purplish-red in color. The nose presents its habitual elegance with outstanding aromas of ripe red and black berries over a backdrop of sweet spices. Dark chocolate and mocha notes from aging in French oak combine very well with the variety’s characteristic fruity aromas, resulting in a wine with tremendous aromatic complexity that continues to open with layer after layer of new and delicious sensations. The palate is well structured with soft, ample tannins. Acidity from the Petit Verdot lends juiciness and central nerve, qualities that predict excellent evolution and exceptional aging potential. The remarkable finish is elegant and very much in accordance with the nose. This is clearly an ideal wine to enjoy now—or in years to come. Carmenère 92%, Petit Verdot 8%. Decant at least 1 hour. Highly recommended with red meats, lamb chops with rosemary, pork ribs, and cannelloni.

 Producer Vina Montes
 Region Colchagua Valley
 Country Chile
 Varietals CarmenèrePetit Verdot
 Alcohol 15.1% alc/vol
 Vintage 2015

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About the Producer

Vina Montes
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Vina Montes

Santa Cruz, Colchagua, Chile Santa Cruz, Colchagua, Chile

Its location on the lower slopes of the vineyards provides a spectacular panoramic view of the upper hillsides. The lines of the winery building blend in with the gentle slope of the vineyards and the surrounding natural beauty. Several Chilean leaders in their fields were behind the winery project:...

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