Vina MontesOuter Limits Apalta Vineyard CGM Carignan/Grenache/Mourvèdre 2021Product code: 16553
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Vina Montes Outer Limits Apalta Vineyard CGM is an exquisite blend of Carignan, Grenache, and Mourvèdre grapes. An exceptional Chilean masterpiece, this wine flaunts a deep ruby sheen whilst bearing lavish notes of black fruit, chocolate, and spices. Offering a balanced acidity and rich texture, it delights with a gratifyingly long finish that leaves a captivating warmth. Its powerful character and complexity originate from the unique clay soil of Apalta Vineyards, embodying true spirit of the land. A sensational delight for red wine enthusiasts, it pairs brilliantly with hearty meats and rich cheese.
Ruby red in colour, the nose offers clear notes of ripe, red fruit and wild blackberries, accompanied by subtle vanilla, nutmeg, and sweet cinnamon touches from the oak ageing. The palate is refreshing, with good acidity and fruit expression and smooth, juicy tannins. Black and red fruit emerge here, with an elegant and persistent finish.
About the Winery
Set amidst the rolling hills and picturesque vineyards of Chile's Colchagua Valley, Vina Montes is a winery that has placed Chilean wine firmly on the global map. As one cork on a bottle is popped, it unveils the depth and richness of the flavour profiles that the winery is famed for.
Merged from the combined passions of four friends, established in 1988, the winery possesses over three decades of inspired winemaking experience. They are avid believers in the notion that great wine isn’t made; it is grown. This has led Vina Montes to adopt a philosophy of sustainable farming and meticulous grape selection. From nurturing the vines to tempering the wines, every step is done with utmost devotion to enhance the natural qualities of the grapes.
The winery's endeavours are rewarded in their diverse array of fine wines, which include bestselling Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon, Montes Folly, and Montes Alpha M. Each bottle brims with the ripe, complex fruit character that is characteristic of Chile's exemplary terroir. Meanwhile, Vina Montes’ commitment to quality is similarly demonstrated in their sustainable viticulture practices and their dedication to preserving the natural environment that surrounds the estate.
Vina Montes aim isn’t just about producing delightful wines, but it’s also about creating a remarkable experience for visitors. The winery’s architectural design, featuring a distinctly Feng Shui concept, aligned with stunning landscape views, offers an idyllic location for wine tasting sessions and vineyard tours.
Beyond it's exemplary wines and enchanting vineyard tours, Vina Montes also holds a distinctive edge with its unique dedication towards art and culture. Hosting numerous exhibitions and cultural events the winery maintains an intrinsic bond to the arts, thereby cultivating an atmosphere where the world of wine and art combine naturally.
In summary, Vina Montes is a winning blend of passion, craftsmanship, and a steadfast commitment to excellence. It is an essential destination for any ardent aficionado of wines, culture and beauty. This is the Vina Montes ethos, which is experiences at every swirl, sniff and sip?