Odfjellvineyards

Armador Merlot

In the bygone days of sailing ships, wine was the drink of choice on long voyages. Today Dan Odfjell, a norwegian shipowner, perpetuates his legacy by making wines to sail from Chile across the seven seas.

Composición:85% Organic Merlot / 12% Organic Syrah
Vineyardss:100% Maipo Valley
Age:10 – 15 years old.

HARVEST

Harvest date:End of March 2015
Harvest Brix:24,5 – 25,5º brix.

WINEMAKER’S TASTING NOTES

Dark with shades of violet. The nose is concentrated and deep, with aromas of cherries, figs, violets and white fruit aromas such as apricots and pears. The palate is long, complex and juicy with soft tannins.

Composition: 100% Merlot
Vineyards: 100% from Maipo Valley
Age: 10 – 15 years old.

HARVEST

Harvest date: End of March 2014
Harvest Brix: 24 – 25º brix.

WINEMAKER’S TASTING NOTES

Dark with shades of violet. The nose is concentrated and deep, with aromas of cherries, figs, violets and white fruit aromas such as apricots and pears.
The palate is long, complex and juicy with soft tannins.

Composition: 85% Merlot, 10% Carmenère, 5% Syrah
Vineyards: 100% from Maipo Valley
Age: 10 – 15 years old.

HARVEST

Harvest date: End of March 2011
Harvest Brix: 26º brix.

WINEMAKER’S TASTING NOTES

Dark with shades of violet. The nose is concentrated and deep, with aromas of cherries, figs, violets and white fruit aromas such as apricots and pears.
The palate is long, complex and juicy with soft tannins.

Armador Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 WS 90 Best Buy / JS 92 / W&S 91 / DES 92

Armador Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 WS 89 Best Buy / JS 91 / W&S 89 / DEC Silver Medal / DES 89

Armador Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 WS 89 Best Buy / JS 92 / DES 91

Armador Carmenère 2013 DES 91

Armador Carmenère 2014 LACAV 90

Armador Carmenère 2015 DES 90 / JS 94

Armador Merlot 2014 DES 90

Armador Merlot 2015 DES 88 / LACAV 90

Armador Syrah 2015 DES 91

References
WS: Wine Spectator RP: Robert Parker The Wine Advocate DEC: Decanter
JS: James Suckling JR: Jancis Robinson W&S: Wine & Spirits
DES: Descorchados LACAV: Club de Amantes del Vino IWC: International Wine Challenge