2018 Los Vascos "Cromas", Cabernet Sauvignon, Colchagua Valley, Chile
ABOUT THIS WINE
Cabernet sauvignon 85%, Syrah 10%, Carménère 5%
The name, Cromas, was inspired by the colors of nature to reflect how this wine expresses the message of the soil it is coming from and the know-how of the Los Vascos team.
Cabernet Sauvignon is harvested late in the season when the leaves have already changed color and the estate is already dressed in its vibrant autumn shades. This wine sees 12 months in 50% new barrels.
Serving recommendation: Decant for about 1 hour.
ABOUT THIS PRODUCER
Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) took over the Los Vascos estate (Los Vascos meaning The Basques, in honor of its Basque origins) in 1988. The pioneering ambition of DBR in Chile was above all the result of extensive research into the potential of local wines. Many properties were visited and many wines were tasted before choosing Los Vascos, beca