Urban Red Blend
20% Cabernet Franc
Total acidity (as tartaric)
< 3 g/l
Maule Valley – Chile
Alluvial, free draining, sandy loams.
Around 90 m
Generally old vines (between 40 and 100 years), cane pruned and VSP trellised. Very limited flood irrigation. Yields are around 45 hL/ha.
By hand, during April. Grapes selected at the winery
In stainless steel tanks, at 28°C
At 24°C, between 8 and 12 days
On average over 3 months in used French oak barrels.
Urban Red Blend 2010
86 points Wine Spectator
89 points Descorchados Wine Guide 2011 Chile