The Winery Salto Chico in Salto

The winery offers 7 different wines
Its wines get an average rating of 3.9.
It is ranked in the top 1 of the estates of Salto.
It is located in Salto

The Winery Salto Chico is one of the largest wineries in the world. It offers 7 wines for sale in of Salto to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Winery Salto Chico wines

Looking for the best Winery Salto Chico wines in Salto among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Salto Chico wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Salto Chico wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top red wines of Winery Salto Chico

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Winery Salto Chico

How Winery Salto Chico wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of meat and pine nut puffs, royal couscous (lamb, chicken, merguez) or aiguillette of duck normandy style.

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Winery Salto Chico

In the mouth the red wine of Winery Salto Chico. is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

The best vintages in the red wines of Winery Salto Chico

  • 2007 With an average score of 4.40/5
  • 2012 With an average score of 4.20/5
  • 2011 With an average score of 4.00/5
  • 2017 With an average score of 3.97/5
  • 2016 With an average score of 3.91/5
  • 2015 With an average score of 3.90/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Winery Salto Chico.

  • Tannat
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot

Discovering the wine region of Salto

The wine region du Salto in Uruguay. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine H. Stagnari or the Domaine H. Stagnari produce mainly wines red, white and pink.

The most planted grape varieties in the region of Salto are Tannat, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Cabernet franc, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Salto often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of oak, spices or red fruit. In the mouth of Salto is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins. We currently count 2 estates and châteaux in the of Salto, producing 13 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture.

The wines of Salto go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison).

Discover other wineries and winemakers neighboring the Winery Salto Chico

Planning a wine route in the of Salto? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Winery Salto Chico.

Discover the grape variety: Merlot

Merlot noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Bordeaux). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small to medium sized bunches, and medium sized grapes. Merlot noir can be found in many vineyards: South West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Armagnac, Burgundy, Jura, Champagne, Rhone Valley, Beaujolais, Provence & Corsica, Savoie & Bugey.

News about Winery Salto Chico and wines from the region

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The word of the wine: Harsh

Term describing the state of tannins with an astringency that lacks finesse.