Vultur Gryphus 2015
93 Points Tim Atkin / 93 Points James Suckling. Handmaking wine in small batches using soft punch down and gravitational movements allows Vultur to produce first class wines. Vultur Gryphus (Andean Condor) is the flagship wine of a small family run boutique winery whose focus is on small production, premium wines, characterising the grape variety and unique terroir of Chile. This is an elegant and complex wine of super limited production, predominantly Carmenere, with the final blend percentages based on each years vintage. Petit Verdot enhances Carmenere's elegance and Petite Sirah adds structure, colour and ageing potential. Just Sensational !
£162.96 Case of 6, save £40.74
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Gryphus has an intense ruby red colour, showcasing the typical spicy touch of Carmenere, with cassis and liquorice aromas. On the palate it's a structured and elegant wine, with lovely soft, rounded tannins and a complex finish.
About the Producer
Handmaking wine in small batches, using soft punch down and gravitational movements allows Vultur to produce first class wines. Daniel Miranda is a Chilean winemaker, agricultural engineer and oenologist who gained several years of wine making experience in Europe and New Zealand. After his time overseas he returned to his native Chile to be in charge of many research projects for the Chilean viticulture institute before starting his own venture ‘Globo Vultur’ where he combines traditional old world techniques to create award-winning new world wines. Most of their wines undergo 30 days of maceration, and 100% are then aged in a second hand French oak barrels for 18 months, unfiltered and unfined to product the purity of the fruit.
Wine Press / Awards
93 Points Tim Atkin
93 Points James Suckling
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