Matetic VineyardsEQ Syrah Cool Climate 2017Product code: 16474
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Matetic Vineyards EQ Syrah Cool Climate wine hails from the serene valleys of Chile. This exquisite Syrah, brimming with deep flavours, exhibits a ruby red hue paired with a seductive aroma of red and black fruits, chocolate and mocha. Its velvety texture is accompanied by an undercurrent of refreshing acidity and a sprinkle of spice, offering complexity, balance, and a long, elegant finish. Aged in French oak barrels, this sophisticated wine boasts notes of earthy truffle and smoked meat, making it an excellent partner for rich, savoury dishes. A truly irresistible experience for any discerning wine lover.
Intense violet color with red hues. The nose shows bold notes of black fruit and delicate notes of floral aromas reminiscent of violets mixed with spices like pepper and a hint of wet earth. The acidity is vibrant and juicy on the palate, with a very smooth and elegant texture that is concentrated and persistent at the same time. The wine unfolds with contact with oxygen, showing great complexity and intensity.
About the Winery
Nestled in the verdant valleys of Chile’s San Antonio region, Matetic Vineyards is a breathtaking vista of rolling vineyards, where tradition meets innovation in a harmonious blend. This family-owned winery is a beacon of biodynamic and organic viticulture, setting a global standard in sustainable wine production.
Inception of this remarkable winery dates back to 1999 when the Matetic family, intrigued by the potential of the undulating landscape, initiated vine cultivation on their farmland. Oozing with a delightfully tranquil ambiance, it provides an enchanting escape for wine lovers and connoisseurs from all over the world.
Stretching across 150 hectares of vineyards, it primarily nurtures two types of grapes, the cool-climate-loving Pinot Noir and aromatic Sauvignon Blanc; both adored for their superb quality and individualistic expressions. Matetic Vineyards take great pride in producing organically certified wines, demonstrating their commitment towards environmental sustainability.
The modern Matetic winery flawlessly embodies an architectural aesthetic that mirrors Chilean culture--an amalgamation of simplicity, purity and functionality. Visitors can witness the intricate process of winemaking first-hand on an enlightening tour: from the vineyards, through the barrel rooms, to the final bottling process. The winery also offers a culinary delight, with its in-house restaurant, Equilibrio, which serves an exquisite variety of lip-smacking dishes featuring the finest local ingredients complemented by its exceptional wine selection.
Moreover, its impressive hospitality extends beyond vineyard tours and wine tasting. This thriving estate offers a range of enticing outdoor activities for all ages including horse riding, mountain biking and trekking.
So whether you're a wine aficionado seeking to plumb the depths of Chilean viticulture or a traveller yearning for scenic tranquillity, Matetic Vineyards cordially invites you to dive into their world of distinctive wines and rich heritage. So raise a toast to the mesmerising wonder that is Matetic Vineyards: a serene oasis, where delicious wine, breathtaking landscapes, and captivating Chilean culture coalesce in perfect harmony they do.