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; from the Carmenere, its roundness and spicy expression; and from Merlot is floral profile and smoothness.

Certified Carbon Neutral.

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VARIETALS
77% Cabernet Sauvignon, 11% Syrah, 7% Carmenère, 5% Merlot

VINTAGE
2019

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TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 14%
Residual Sugar 2.56 g/l
Total Acidity 3.72 g/l
pH 3.49

APPEARANCE
Bright violet red.

NOSE
Expressive nose, with ripe red and black fruit and nuances spiced.

PALATE
Round and pleasant structure, juicy tannins that provide a perfect structure and a lively finish.

AGEING
70% of the blend was aged for 14months in a mix of new and second use French oak barrels and 30% in stainless steel tanks.

PAIRING
Decant for 30 minutes and serve between 16°C (65°F).
Ideal companion for a slow cooked cup of cube roll with mushroom sauce and red meat in general.

RATINGS

93pts

3.8 

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