Matetic VineyardsSyrah 2017Product code: 14562
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Matetic Vineyards Syrah wine is a magnificent Chilean creation, favoured for its elegant and unusual character. Deeply flavoured, the palate presents a vibrant mix of blackberries, plums, and soft spice notes. The oak presence, nurtured by 18 months in French barrels, complements its rich, dark fruit undertones. This wine displays an excellent balance of acidity and tannins, providing a delightful smooth texture and a lengthy finish. Organic and biodynamic farming practises are integrated into its making, enhancing its delicate complexity. An ideal accompaniment for hearty meat dishes, this Syrah is a delightful exemplification of the fertile San Antonio Valley terroir.
Dark violet in color, and deep. On the nose, it’s a Syrah with great varietal typicity, showing its coastal origin with lots of complexity: elegant notes of pepper, wet earth, meat, spices, and chocolate, with subtle violet notes. On the palate, it’s characterized by its precision and elegance, with smooth tannins and great depth with flavors that are reminiscent of black fruit with iodized notes. An intense, elegant finish.
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.