The wine has a deep and intense purple to ruby color with ripe red berry bouquet; it has elegant pencil shavings lingering on the nose. It also has a crisp mouth, full of strong but harmonious tannins, delicious fruit and a classic well built structure to age. Although it is ready to drink now, it is also recommended to wait a couple of years to let it improve even more in the bottle.
Los Vascos traces its roots to approximately 1750 and to the original vineyard of Miguel Echenique. The vineyard passed down through the family throughout the succeeding centuries.
The acquisition of 50% of Los Vascos by Rothschild (Lafite) in 1988 was the result of a careful search among more than one hundred Chilean wines for one that could meet their criteria for excellence. A team of winemakers from Domaine Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) control the... View More