2021 J.Bouchon "Canto Sur", Maule Valley, Chile
ABOUT THIS WINE
CantoSur is a tribute to the Bouchon family’s new roots in Chile. It is sourced from the Mingre Vineyard in the Maule Valley, which has a dry, coastal climate. The País vines are over 100 years old. The wine is aged in concrete tanks for 4 months. A blend that echoes Chile’s historic and signature varietals, blending Carménère, Carignan, and old vine País.
Enjoy with steak, barbeque, and aged cheeses.
ABOUT THIS PRODUCER
Voted one of the "Top 100 Wineries of 2021" by Wine and Spirits.
Bouchon Family Wines began in the late 19th century when young viticulturist Emile Bouchon left Bordeaux, France for Chile. Today, Julio Bouchon and his children carry on their 4th generation family winemaking tradition in the Maule Valley. With their in-depth soil research and innovative winemaking, Bouchon is preserving the historic character of the Maule Valley with distinctive, terroir-driven wines.
Each J. Bouchon wine is certified sustainable by the Wines of Chile Sustainability Code. The winery practices sustainable farming along with use of horse-plowed fields and dry farming to preserve their historic vineyards.