Viña Perez Cruz 'Limited Edition', Maipo Alto, Carmenère 2016
Vibrant notes of ripe black fruits, combine with earthy hints, nut, spice and fine
herbal notes that are characteristic of Maipo Alto. Elegant and complex on the
palate with supple tannins and a savoury finish.
Region: Maipo Valley
Grapes: Carmenère 91%, Cabernet Sauvignon 9%
Perez Cruz is a family owned boutique winery located in the Alto Maipo. Their estate
covers 250 hectares of vines planted in one of the most sought after areas for
growing premium Cabernet Sauvignon. This red wine specialist also produces small
parcels of Syrah, Cot (Malbec), Carmenère and Petit Verdot. They also produce an
elegant cool-climate Sauvignon Blanc from Casablanca. From the first vintage in
2002, Andres Perez Cruz has seen the estate's speciality red wine amass an
impressive array of awards and gold medals. Their eco-friendly winery was built by
award winning architect Jose Cruz Ovalle, to fulfil the technical objective of fine wine
production. Its wooden roof and natural light allow thermal isolation and free air flow
circulation, making it one of the most unique wineries in the world.