Casa Lapostolle ''Clos Apalta'' 2016

  • Type: Red
  • Producer: Casa Lapostolle
  • Varietal: Other Red Wines
  • Country: Chile
  • Region: Rapel Valley
  • Size: F - 750 ml
  • Bin: D9228
$179.95
In stock
SKU
D9228
Casa Lapostolle ''Clos Apalta'' 2016 is available to buy in increments of 1

The Merlot offers up black fruit aromas such as black cherry and blackberry, all with wonderful freshness on the palate. The Cabernet Sauvignon, in particular from old pre-phylloxera vines, offers up aromas of red fruit (raspberry) and black fruit (blackcurrant, blueberry) with some ripe bell pepper and black olive notes. As it matures it develops pepper, crème de cassis, leather and charred notes (smoke, toast and chocolate). The Carmenère, brightly coloured with hints of purple, is rich with rounded tannins. There are delicate cherry aromas on the nose, subtly balanced out by spicy touches of black pepper. Freshness on the palate ensures a beautiful finish of black fruit, smoke, cocoa, leather and tobacco notes.

Winemaker's Notes