Clos de Luz

Syrah 'Azuda'

Syrah 'Azuda', Clos de Luz

Syrah 'Azuda', Clos de Luz
  • Syrah
  • Sourced from Clos de Luz’s Block 8, which is 3.5HA
  • Colluvial soils with a high proportion of granite and quartz
  • Hand harvested in small crates for strict fruit selection
  • Fermented with indigenous yeasts in 4,000L oak tanks and 1,800L concrete tanks
  • 50% is aged in used 300L French oak, 6% new 500L Sylvain barrels, and 44% in 800L clay amphora
  • Azuda is named after the Azuda wheels, which is the famous water wheel of Almahue. It received the “World Monuments Watch” status in 1999.

Info

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

Sizes Available

Full Bottle CL-LUZ-21-20 12/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media
Score
92
Date
2022-06-01