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Lapostolle

The winery is located in Cunaco (province of Colchagua) in Chile, It was founded in 1980 by Don José Rabat Gorchs, son of Catalan immigrants. In a joint venture with the Frenchwoman Alexandra Marnier-Lapostolle and her husband Cyril de Bournet, a state-of-the-art cellar was built in 1993. As a consultant was the French oenologist Michel Rolland involved. Today the winery is completely owned by Marnier Lapostolle, The vineyards cover a total of 370 hectares of vineyards in the areas (or Vineyards) Casablanca (Atalayas) Cachapoal (Las Curas) and Colchagua (Apalta).

They are with the red wines Cabernet Sauvignon. Cabernet Franc. Carmenère. Pinot Noir. Petit Verdot. Merlot and Syrah, as well as with the white wine varieties Chardonnay. Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc planted. The management is 100% according to certified rules of the Biological (organic) as Biodynamic viticulture according to DEMETER, The product range includes the wines or the six lines Casa, Le Rosé, Canto de Apalta, Cuvée Alexandre, Borobo and Clos Apalta. Every year around 2.4 million bottles of wine are produced, most of which are exported to 60 countries worldwide.

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