Contempo Merlot

Vintage

2022

Region

Cachapoal Valley (Peumo Area)

Winery

Viña La Rosa

Origin

Chile

Contempo is defined as showing the latest style and from its inception, was created to appeal to the wandering palate of a youthful wine consumer. True to its legacy, the new Contempo varietals again shift to accommodate brilliant new offerings from Italy and Chile-with the packaging taking on a bold, new color palette to uniquely parallel the exceptional drinking experience.

Type Single Varietal Red Wine
Origin/Appellation Chile / Cachapoal Valley (Peumo Area)
Varietals 100% Merlot
Alcohol 14%
Acidity 4.97 g/L
Residual Sugar 0.29%
Wine Story
This family-owned winery has been producing estate grown and bottled wines since 1961. With over 3,000 acres of planted vineyards across three valleys, the focus is always on quality, as well as all the variety Chile has to offer. The 2021 Contempo Merlot is a medium-bodied wine with intense fruit on the palate.
Tasting Notes
Ripe, red fruits and light, oaky aromas on the nose, raspberry, cherry, and plum on a well-balanced palate, with a light but lengthy finish.
Pairings
Enjoy with zesty foods including pepper- crusted roasts or chops, spicy chicken wings, tomato-based chili, or cheesy-stuffed jalapeños.
Key Features
Estate Grown in Cachapoal Valley Chile. Family-owned winery for over 60 years. Vegan-Friendly. Certified Sustainable Winery.
Awards

TastingsHighly Recommended, Best Buy, Silver Medal

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