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La Palma is Spanish for palm tree and at Viña La Rosa, the vineyards share the land with thousands of native Chilean palm trees - hence the name. The 2020 vintage is a blend of 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Cabernet Franc, 35% Syrah and 10% Merlot at a price that will make you blush with pleasure!750 ml
Winery Tasting Note (2020 vintage)
Nose: Deliciously fruit-forward with notes of forest fruits, red fruits with attractive aromas of strawberry with hints of cherries, raspberries and velvet red rose petals.
Palate: Soft ripe strawberries with hints of red Apple and fresh oriental pears. Refreshing acidity, juicy in the mouth and elegant finish
Winery Pairing Suggestions
Serve slightly frozen (10º-12ºC). Like aperitif or an accompaniment to an entry is ideal. Excellent combination with lean fish or birds. Delicious and versatile wine, perfect for cookout, it is also great for summer salads accompany with sautéed vegetables. This type of wine is best appreciated fresh and young
Established in 1824 by the Ossa Family, Viña La Rosa is one of Chile's oldest wineries and is renowned for its award-winning, consistently excellent, estate-grown and bottled wines. The Cachapoal Valley, where the winery is located (120 km south of Santiago) is a magical place where the fertile lands and vineyards are surrounded by the Cachapoal River and the Andes Mountain Range create a perfect micro-climate for growing grapes.
On the La Palma Estate Grown Label - La Palma is Spanish for Palm Tree. At Viña La Rosa the vineyards share the land with thousands of native Chilean palm trees - hence the name.
Image sourced from the winey's website - larosa.ch
Kensington Wine Market has been privileged to carry the wines of Vina La Rosa and their La Palma Estate Grown line for more than a decade.