Vina Apaltagua, Carmenere "Reserva", Apalta Valley, Colchagua Valley, Chile 2020
CHERRY & BLACKBERRY, CHOCOLATE, ROASTED POBLANO
The Carmenere grape yields some of the world’s most readily recognizable red wines. Its signature combination of deep purple fruit, jalapeño and chocolate makes for reds that are highly memorable and very crave-able while its fascinating history as a long-lost component in Bordeaux strengthens its intrigue. Colchagua Valley’s Apaltagua winery proudly claims the grape as its top priority, producing delicious and exceptionally representative Carmenere of tremendous value.
Serving Suggestion: Empanadas stuffed w/ ground beef, black olives, garlic, raisins, paprika & cumin. Fried peppers stuffed w/ mozzarella, onion, grape tomatoes, & spinach.