Clos des Fous 2018 'Cauquenina' Red Blend, Cauquenes

Item Number: 20145

UPC: 7-804640220032

Country: Chile
Region: Central Valley
Sub Region: Maule
Appellation/AVA: Cauquenes
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2018
Grape(s): Carignan / Pais / Portugais Bleu / Petite Sirah / Syrah / Malbec / Cinsault
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Soil Type: Granite
Elevation: 490 feet

Vineyard Notes: Grapes are sourced from a 4.5-acre, low-yielding vineyard of bush vines in the Cauquenes subregion of Maule Valley. The vines were planted in 1985 at 490 feet above sea level in granite soils. The vineyard is farmed lutte raisonée. 

Winemaking Notes: Each variety is vinified separately in either concrete vats or stainless steel tanks. The wine is left on the lees for 12 months and bottled lightly filtered.