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Mont Gras Carmenere ReservaMont Gras Carmenere Reserva
Size: 750ml.
Varietal: Carmenere
Country: Chile
Region: Colchagua Valley
Producer: Mont Gras

Viña MontGras, in Chile’s Colchagua Valley, was established in 1992 by brothers Hernán and Eduardo Gras, together with their partner Cristián Hartwig. The fruit of a mission to produce estate-grown wines of exceptional quality and originality, the MontGras estate today encompasses over 200 hectares planted to vine in the heart of Chile’s wine-producing region. Since the first harvest in the early 1990s, MontGras wines have earned over 200 medals and awards worldwide, garnering international critical acclaim. Santiago Margozzini serves as head winemaker.

Production Area Chile’s Colchagua Valley, located between the Coastal Range and the Andes.

Grape Varieties 100% Carmenère

Vinification Grapes are hand-harvested in mid-April. Fermentation takes place in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks. After the maceration period, 60% of the wine is aged for seven months in French and American (40/60) oak barrels.

Color Deep violet red

Bouquet Powerful aromas of spices, wild herbs and vanilla.

Taste Well-rounded, with subtle fruit flavors and soft tannins leading to a velvety finish.

Serving Suggestions Best served with spicy entrées, steak and rich cheeses