Full bodied with bramble fruit aromas and ripe, dark fruit flavours on the palate are nicely balanced with a savoury smokey twist on the finish.
With prime vineyards in Casablanca, Maipo, Rapel and Bio-Bio and access to the newest and best clones in Chile (through Jose Guilisasti, brother of Emilianas General Manager Rafael who runs Chiles foremost nursery) Emiliana is a very substantial and impressive organisation. As South Americas largest organic producer, with 250 hectares of IMO and Demeter certified vineyards and a further 250 hectares in conversion,their spectacular vineyard and winery at Los Robles has the added benefit of being biodynamic and features the sensory delights of roaming Alpacas, dung heaps and dynamised biodynamic mixtures to treat the vineyards.
In the Vineyard
The grapes for Montevista Carmenere are grown in Emiliana's vineyards in the Valle Colchagua, located in the southern reaches of Chile, where the vineyards benefit from the warm climate conditions to produce this rich Carmenere.
In the Winery
Vinified in stainless steel.
This hearty wine will complement food of the same nature, try it with roast meats or a medium curry.