imageJ Bouchon Carmenere Reserva Especial
J Bouchon Carmenere Reserva Especial
J Bouchon (Chile)

J Bouchon Carmenere Reserva Especial

Variety Carmenere
Wine Region Maule Vallley
Vineyards  Santa Maria de Mingre and Las Mercedes
Yield 8.000 Kg/ha without irrigation

Hand picked in plastic boxes end April

Vinification Details

Hand selected clusters. Fermented in stainless steel between 24 and 30 degrees C

Aging 8 months in first use French oak
Winemaker's Comments  Color:    It shows a beautiful deep ruby color
Aroma:  Ripe red fruits, spices notes and coffee aromas
Flavor:   Pleasant ripe fruits, good balance, soft and round tannins
Food Pairing  It goes very well with red and white meat, especially short roasted. In combination with a peppery or spicy sauce it complements the meal perfect. It is a good partner for the Arabic and Indian cuisine. A further consumption is the combination with several types of cheese, like camembert, brie, goat or piquant cheese. Shows his full bouquet, if it is decanted one hour before serving. The perfect temperature for serving is 18 degrees C. Endurance is 8 years and more.