Deteil Product

Grand Reserve

Balduzzi Grand Reserve

This Grand Reserve, with over 16 months of French Oak ageing and over 12 months of bottle ageing, shows a characteristic red terracotta color. Expresses the body and elegance of Cabernet Sauvignon, sweet and spice of Carmenere and intensity of Merlot

Tasting


Appearance

Red terracotta color

Aroma

Spices, blackberries, raspberries and vanilla

Palate

Great character and body, elegant tannins, soft at palate

Serving Temperature

18°C / 64°F

Pairing

Fine dining, meats and spiced dishes.

 

Description


Varietal Composition

85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Carmenere, 5% Merlot

Available format

750ml bottle

Vineyards

Aitué Estate

Denomination of Origin

Maule Valley

Trellis system

Vertical shoot positioning

Soil type

Sandy clay

Age of vines

25-30 years

Yield

8 tons/ha

Harvest date

May

Type of harvest

Hand selection in small cases of 10 kilos / 22 pounds

Fermentation

8 days at 28ºC / 82ºF

Total Maceration

20 days

 

Ageing Process


Blend

50%

Oak ageing

16 months

Bottle ageing

12 months

Barrel type

100% new French oak, 225 lts

Cellaring

12 years

 

Analysis


Alcohol

14%

pH

3,62

Total Acidity (H2SO4)

3,4 gr/lt

Reducing sugar

3,4 gr/lt