Pura 8 Carménère Reserve

Project Info

Client Pura 8

Project Description

140 km off Chile’s capital city of Santiago, the family has its own plantations in the Rapel Valley in the village of Rosario (Apalta) and Las Cabras. In some cases, the vines are more than 30 years old and offer the most valued vine stock to the different markets.

On the nose, very intense flavors of red fruits such as plum. There is also some subtle notes of chocolate, mocha, licorice, and spice.

Wine Maker

Agrícola Santa Cristina Winery began its history in 1970 as a family vineyard. In 1994, with over 20 years of experience, the vineyard decided to focus its production on making fine wines for each category through the investment in cutting-edge technology and high quality standards.

Awards:
  • Silver Medal – Houston Livestock and Rodeo RodeoUncorked 2015 International Wine Competition
  • Gold Medal – Carmenere al Mundo 2008
  • Silver Medal – The International Wine & Espirit Competition 2008
  • Silver Medal – Vinalies Cata d’Or Hayatt 2009
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