Apaltagua Colección Limited Edition Pinot Noir 2013, San Antonio, Chile
Selected for Waddesdon’s guest wines due to its quality, rarity and complexity. Only 6,700 bottles of this limited edition wine were produced in 2013. The grapes are collected from a single vineyard in the San Antonio Valley, which is one of the coolest regions in Chile. Pinot Noir thrives in a cool climate, and the gradual ripening process enables an impressive degree of complexity. Waddesdon has complete UK exclusivity on this wine.
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With a pale ruby-red colour, Colección Pinot Noir has pronounced aromas of wild fruits, cinnamon, white pepper, cranberry and a touch of smoke from the French oak. The texture is rich yet elegant with layers of pepper and cranberry fruit and a leathery spice driven finish. Colección Pinot Noir 2013 has a medium bodied feel, yet the intensity of flavour is certainly pronounced – which is a sign of great winemaking.
Thirty minutes before serving
2016 to 2020
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