Garage Wine Co.The Soothsayer's Ferment Cinsault 2019Product code: 7162
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The Soothsayer's Ferment Cinsault by Garage Wine Co. is an intriguing Chilean vintage, expertly crafted from old-vine Cinsault. This alluring wine boasts a medium-light body and robust acidity, with an aromatic bouquet of fresh berries and understated floral notes. Each sip greets the palate with flavours of juicy cherry, raspberry, and subtle hints of spice, rounded off with a pleasantly lingering finish. This unique offering embodies the essence of the Maule Valley terroir, indicative of Garage Wine Co.'s commitment to sustainable farming and artisan winemaking. A decidedly sophisticated wine choice for discerning enthusiasts.
Dark plums, wet earth, cedar and baking spices. It's bright and sappy with redcurrant and orange zest notes and stony, mouth-watering acidity. It has a medium-body that draws out a round and generous palate, through red cherries and juicy tannins.
About the Winery
Founded in the early part of the 21st century, Garage Wine Co. is an avant-garde winery located in the captivating landscape of Chile. This boutique-sized enterprise embodies the dedication and passion of its two founders, Derek Mossman and Alvaro Peña, who are committed to crafting top-tier wines that are rich in quality, uniqueness and authenticity.
Garage Wine Co., true to its namesake, had humble beginnings, with the founders’ first few vintages actually made in a garage. This offbeat name is a testament to their minimalist, back-to-basics approach to winemaking. Their modus operandi is small-scale production, with each bottle bearing an individual, handcrafted touch. Mossman and Peña personally oversee every step of the process, meticulously nurturing their grapes from the vineyard to the vat, ensuring a wonderful medley of intense flavours and complex aromas.
What truly sets Garage Wine Co. apart is their fierce commitment to sustainability. In an era marked by rapid industrialisation, they stand firmly rooted in their respect for Mother Nature. Their vineyards are stripped of chemical intervention, and the entire process followed is natural and organic. Garage Wine Co. go a step ahead and are pioneers in working with old-vine, dry-farming viticulture, which is painstaking though ultimately quite rewarding.
The winery primarily produces two types of wine: Cabernet Franc and Carignan. Each holds an exemplary depth of flavour and sophistication, a clear reflection of the sheer hardwork and love poured into every bottle. Through its commitment to preserving the natural character and integrity of its wines, Garage Wine Co. has gained international acclaim and the respect of wine connoisseurs across the globe.
Garage Wine Co. is undeniably a shining example of conscientious winemaking - marrying together tradition, craftsmanship, and environmental responsibility. In every sense it is a winery that is worth exploring, for its delectable offerings and for it’s enduring commitment to the craft of winemaking.