MONTES ALPHA MALBEC
2,200 Yen (2,420 Yen (Tax included))
Enoteca Standard Series – Montes Alpha, now introducing new line up, Malbec.
Notes of elegant taste and silky tannin.
Montes was established by 4 specialists who led the wine world scene in Chile in 1988. Chilean premier wine “Montes” has been made gathering 4 each skills and experiences, they are, Aurelio Montes (CEO and manager of his brewery) who underwent training by walking across the world, Douglas Murray who is the specialist of wine business, Alfredo Vidaurre who is in charge of finance, and Pedro Grand who owns his winery.
The Wine Advocate magazine honors Aurelio Montes as “a great reputation as the top level of winemaker in Chile, and the wines have been giving great values to people even for low priced wines. That is why they are positioned at the highest level where Chilean wines are able to reach.”
Montes makes the bottling process separate into some series like Classic Series, Limited Series. The Alpha Series took a proactive role as the first premier wine in Chile and Montes. Many wineries have produced great quality wines to follow Montes, but the Alpha Series always kept its position ahead of them in terms of its charm and particular characteristics. Furthermore, all the items of the Alpha Series nominated to Top Scoring Best Value in Wine Spectator magazine including a lot of other awards.
Malbec used in Alpha Series is made up of 45% Apalta Vineyard's grape and 45% Marchihue Estate's grape. Grapes from Apalta have ripe fruits and smooth tannin nuance, grapes from Marchihue’s cooler climate have violet, red fruits, and robust tannin nuance. The remaining 10% of Cabernet Sauvignon represents overall structure and condensation.
Dark red in color. Fruity aroma of red fruits with a nose of black pepper. The wine has aged for 12 months in French oak barrel, smooth and elegant flavor with the help of silky tannin, the finish lasts long enough.
You can enjoy its essential sweetness and softness that comes from Malbec.
We definitely offer this bottle for people who prefer robust taste as well as Montes lovers.
Grape varieties: Malbec 90%, Cabernet Sauvignon 10%