Odfjell Aliara 2014
VARIETY Blend COMPOSITION 49% Carignan / 22% Malbec / 15% Cabernet Sauvignon / 14% Syrah
100 % Organic Wine
Maule Valley, 170 m above sea level. The climate is temperate with a six-month dry season and an annual rainfall of 700 mm. Sandy-clay loam soil with a presence of granite throughout the prole. High temperatures during the ripening period are modied by cool breezes from the Pacic Ocean. Cauquenes is located in the Maule Valley (36º 08’41’’S), 175 m above sea level, and the high temperatures are modied by cool breezes from the Pacic Ocean. The soil is deep red clay loam. Lontué, Curicó Valley (35º 08’01’’S), 241 m above sea level. The climate is temperate with a six-month dry season and an annual rainfall of 720 mm, concentrated between April and September. The loam soil is low in fertility and has a deep bed of river stones, which ensures excellent drainage. Maipo Valley (33º 32’25’’ S), 405 m above sea level. The climate is temperate-to-hot with a nine-month dry season and an annual rainfall of 260 mm. Temperatures are hot during the day, cold at night, and inuenced by coastal breezes. The soils are deep alluvial piedmont with good drainage. Shoots are removed during the spring, interior leaves are pulled after fruit set, clusters undergo three selections, and the harvest is manual.