Sometimes, the reasons for my choice of wine can be pretty shallow
Here is a wine that I selected solely based on its label. Its name, Chacra, made me think of the
Perhaps my choice was driven by a deep & unknown spiritual reason?
In any case, it is a beauty. Who would think that a "New World" wine would be so delicate & gentle with a mere 12.9% alcohol?
A delightfully crisp acidity with delicate yet firm tannins and a pale ruby color, all telltale signs of Pinot Noir. Red fruits dominate w/ lively wild strawberries, raspberries and a touch of violets. The wine is rather restrained in style, more Burgundy than Central Otago, with a medium body & dense fruit on the mid-palate. The delicate notes of mint & a certain
Surely, its crispness & ethereal
On its website (http://bit.ly/1wmoze5), I discovered that it is made from grapes planted in 1955. Not bad for a "New World" Country...
Certainly, a glass or two of this wine this evening helps me rest my chakra... The best meditation I could ask for after a full day of deep studies...