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Date Printed: 7/14/2014
Aresti Estate Selection Pinot Noir 2007
Aresti Estate Selection Pinot Noir 2007
(search item no. 95816)
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PRICE ON 7/14/2014: $10.29

Winemaker's Notes:

Bright color of good intensity. On the nose, Aresti Pinot Noir is an open and generous wine with an outstanding sweetness as well as blackberry and strawberry aromas, joined with spices such as vanilla and cinnamon as a result of barrel aging.

On the palate, after a while, fruit and spicy aromas reappear, as at the beginning, on the nose. An easy-drinking wine, very complex and mild.

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About Aresti:

Aresti Wine of Chile is a family-owned winery that was founded in 1951, when Vicente Aresti and his father-in-law, Alfredo López, established a winery in the Curicó Valley. In 1999, the Aresti family began making wine under their own label, acquiring new land and investing in technology. Today, three generations of the Aresti family dedicate their efforts and knowledge to producing widely recognized wines of the highest caliber. Part of the Aresti winery history is depicted on the labels of the icon Family Collection line, with Alberto Valenzuela Llanos' 1908 painting entitled "Harvest at the Bellavista Hacienda," which won a gold medal in an exhibition in the Belle Arts Museum in Santiago during Chile’s centennial celebration. Don Vicente acquired the painting and turned it into the symbol of the winery. In fact, it won another gold medal in an international wine label competition (Premier Print Award), when it competed against 4,500 other labels from every corner of the world.