0.375l | €29,07 / l

Sofort versandfertig. Lieferzeit 2-3 Werktage

Winery: Montes

Vintage: 2020

Country of origin: Chile

Region of origin: Valle de Colchagua

Category: Red Wine

Grape variety: Blend of 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot - Reserva Especial

Alcohol content: 14% vol.

Taste: dry

Allergen Advice: Contains sulphites

The Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon is a powerful and full-bodied wine from Chile. It is made from 100% Cabernet Sauvignon grapes and aged in French oak barrels for 12 months.

The color of the wine is intense ruby ​​red. The bouquet surprises with aromas of ripe dark fruits such as plums and black currants, as well as notes of chocolate and smoke. A perfectly balanced fruit-acid structure unfolds on the palate, paired with pleasant tannins and a long, elegant finish.

This Cabernet Sauvignon is perfect with mature cheeses, beef, lamb and game. Its full-bodiedness and fine tannins make it a perfect complement to tasty dishes.

The Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon 2020 is considered one of the best of its kind in Chile and has already won several awards. He is definitely a recommendation for all wine connoisseurs and those who would like to become one.

Montes is a Chilean winery founded in 1981 by Aurelio Montes, Douglas Murray, Alfredo Vidaurre and Pedro Grand. It quickly built an excellent reputation and is now considered one of the leading wineries in the country. Montes is located in the Colchagua wine region, known for its high quality wines and is close to the city of Santa Cruz.

The winery owns a total of 800 hectares of vineyards in the wine-growing regions of Colchagua, Casablanca, Apalta and Leyda. They produce a wide range of wines including reds, whites and rosés from the different grape varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere, Malbec, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.

The Montes winery is particularly well-known for its Cabernet Sauvignon and its Carménère. The wines are usually barrel aged and are known for their tannins, fruitiness and balance. Montes also has a range of high quality premium wines including the Montes Alpha range and the Montes Folly range, made from the finest grapes and known for their excellent quality.

The winery attaches great importance to sustainable viticulture and the use of advanced technologies. For example, they have implemented a special "dry farming" method, where they do not use water in the vineyards and only use natural resources such as rainwater.

Overall, Montes is a winery that is known for its high quality wines and is on its way to producing even higher quality wines through the application of advanced technologies and the use of sustainable practices.