Montes Folly Syrah 2011
has a strong deep ruby red color. In the nose the wine is both very intense and elegant with lively blackberries, blueberries and plums with hints of chocolate aromas. On the mouth the wine is layered and dense, showing exceptional complexity and structure, while blackberry, boysenberry, mocha and espresso flavors are supported by velvety and powerful tannins followed by a very long finish.
Grapes for Montes Folly Syrah 2011 are grown on the very highest slopes of the “la Finca de Apalta” vineyard, in Apalta Valley, with an inclination exceeding 45º degrees. These high reaches are home to the superb grapes that become Montes Folly, Chile’s first ultra-premium Syrah.
Montes Folly art is designed by acclaimed illustrator Ralph Steadman and is considered a collector’s item as his paintings change at every available vintage and is consistently ranked as one of Chile’s best Syrah.