Country : Chile
Region : Central Valley
Style : Red Wine
Grape : Merlot
Volume : 750 ml
Alcohol : 13.0%
Tasting Note :
Ruby-red color with purple hues. On the nose, an intense, fresh Merlot with aromas of blackberry and plum. Subtle spicy notes also appear, intertwined with sweet vanilla hints. A medium-bodied wine with very smooth tannins and a round finish.
Food Pairing :
Red meats, lamb, pork and duck. Ideal with doughs, pastas and pizzas.
The Story behind the Wine :
Viña Santa Helena was founded in 1942 and boasts over 80 years of history. The winery is located in the Central Valley, the most emblematic valley in Chile.
The quality of a wine begins in the vineyard, and for this reason, the winery attention and energy are focused first on the land -ensuring sustainable practices across all their agricultural processes. The Central Valley has optimal natural conditions of climate and soil, providing perfect fertility for high-quality wine production, which is reflected in the various ranges.
The wines of Santa Helena are elaborated by a great winemaking team dedicated to achieving the qualitative potential of each vineyard. With Mauricio & Andrea, both agronomist with more than 20 years of experience and in vineyards across the US and Chile.