Viña Cousiño Macul | Vino Lota

“LOTA”, from Cousiño Macul: the best red blend of the year

viña cousiño macul Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot, a Cousiño Macul Winery icon, elaborated by winemaker Gabriel Mustakis, obtained 97 points and was included in Best Reds ranking and the Best Red Blend in Chile by “Descorchados Guide 2016”. “LOTA” project started at the beginning of 2003, when Cousiño family decided to elaborate a world class product. This wine combines tradition, history and elegance: the main characteristic of all the lines of the winery.

Tasting notes

With an extraordinary scarlet red with dark edges, clean and free of sediments, this wine introduces pure and delicate aromas such as cassis, wild raspberries with light notes of cinnamon, toffee and cedar. It owns a fine body and elegant tannins that add an equilibrated harmony with a remarkable acidity. In the mouth, the onset is full, followed by velvety tannins. This is an excellent and high quality wine, with an remarkable end. Ideal temperature between 18°C and 20°C This wine is perfect to combine with highly spiced and sophisticated dishes such as rosemary filet mignon with apple puree, wagyu with Cabernet Sauvignon reduction with provencal potatoes, or Boeuf Bourguignon.