Lapostolle Apalta

Lapostolle Apalta is the new label produced in the Valle de Apalta to emphasize this amazing terroir. It could be considered as the third wine of Clos Apalta.
The Apalta blend enhances the main characteristics of each variety: from Cabernet Sauvignon, its complexity and elegant structure; from Syrah, its exuberant and attractive aromas; and from the Carmenere, its roundness and spicy expression.

Certified Carbon Neutral.

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VARIETALS
75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Syrah, 10% Carmenere

VINTAGE
2018

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TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 14.5%
Residual Sugar: 3.2 g/l
Total Acidity: 5 g/l
pH: 3.57

APPEARANCE
Intense and deep red with violet edges.

NOSE
Elegant, fine and well balanced nose with black fruits such as blackberry and black spicy aromas.

PALATE
Silky attack followed by red and black fruit, coffee and chocolate flavors.
Good tannins delivering a very good structure.

AGEING
70% of the blend was aged for 12 months in a mix of new and second use French oak barrels.

PAIRING
Ideal companion for appetizers such as grissini with prosciutto and grana cheese or main dishes like barbecue pork ribs.

RATINGS

92pts 

3.8 

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