Clos de Luz

Carmenere 'Luz'

Carmenere 'Luz'

Carmenere Luz Clos de Luz
  • 85% Carménerè, with some Cabernet Sauvignon & Syrah
  • Selected from four parcels of less than 0.5HA from vineyards dating back to 1945
  • Hand harvested
  • Transferred by gravity to a mix of concrete tanks and French oak tanks
  • The Carménerè component is fermented in oak tanks
  • The Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah components are fermented in concrete
  • Fermented with indigenous yeast
  • The Carménerè is aged for 12 months in new 4,000L untoasted Austrian Stockinger foudre
  • The Cabernet is aged in an 800L concrete egg
  • The two components are blended for 6 months, and then Syrah is added
  • The Syrah was aged in clay amphora
  • Bottled unfined and unfiltered
  • 4,016 bottles produced

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2020
Country:
Chile
Region:
Rapel Valley
Appellation:
Rapel Valley
Variety:
Carmenere
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle CL-LUZ-31-20 6/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
94
Date
2023-04-06
James Suckling
Score
92
Date
2023-03-06
Vinous Media
Score
91
Date
2023-06-06