This Caberne Sauvignon displays a deep ruby color, and an enchanting bouquet of ripe red and black fruits, combined with silky vanilla and chocolate overtones. It has a complex and balanced structure magnificently framed with ripe tannins and a long, persistent finish. Given the intensity and structure of this wine, it should continue to improve in the bottle and should be at its peak in 8 to 10 years.
Heritage and enterprise are hallmarks of Santa Rita, one of Chile's premier wine estates. Founded in 1880 by Domingo Fernandez in Chile's Maipo Valley, this historic property was among the first to pioneer plantings of European grape varieties in Chile.
In 1980, it was acquired by its present owner, Ricardo Claro, under whom Santa Rita has reaped the rewards of continuous investment, resulting in a period of impressive growth, during which the winery has consolidated... View More