From the best alluvial soils in Alto Maipo, Altazor expresses the character and finesse of Cabernet Sauvignon. Small, significant contributions of other varieties positively transform the blend. Signature wines of Chilean winemaking, like Carmenere and Carignan from old dry-farmed wines ini southern Chile, contribute complexity and structure to the wine.
Altazor is an exceptional wine, because of its freshness, aromatic layers,
balanced concentration and complexity. It is very concentrated with an
expressive nose revealing fruity notes of fresh raspberries, strawberries and plums, together with mineral notes, hints of
graphite and tobacco. In the background are some riper fruit notes, such as blackcurrants and subtle floral hints.
The mouth shows great balance and vitality, with well-balanced body, vibrant freshness and the pronounced tannins typical
of Cabernet Sauvignon present throughout. Well-structured and with good density in the mouth, this wine nevertheless retains
its elegance on the palate. The contributions from the other varieties promote the balance and freshness of the blend.