The Rich Flavors of Los Vascos Cabernet Sauvignon

When it comes to fine wines, few names resonate quite so strongly as Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite). This esteemed winery has been producing exceptional vintages for centuries and its Chilean outpost, Viña Los Vascos, is no exception. Located in the Colchagua Valley and boasting a sprawling 640 hectare vineyard, this impressive estate has been crafting top-notch wines snce 1988.

One of the most popular varieties from Viña Los Vascos is their Cabernet Sauvignon. This full-bodied red offers a complex flavor profile that starts with dark fruit notes of blackcurrant (cassis), black cherry, and blackberry before giving way to green bell pepper and spices like tobacco and wood. These flavors are further enhanced by aging in oak which imparts a subtle hint of vanilla.

The Cabernet Sauvignon from Viña Los Vascos pairs nicely with roast beef or lamb dishes as well as rich cheeses like cheddar and blue cheese. It can also be enjoyed on its own as an excellent way to end a meal – or just to relax afer a hard day's work.

Overall, the Cabernet Sauvignon from Domaines Barons de Rothschild is an excellent example of this classic variety. If you're looking for a truly exceptional experience, you won't be disappointed with this offering from Viña Los Vascos.

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Who Is the Owner of Los Vascos?

Los Vascos is owned and operated by Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite), a French winemaking company that has been in the industry sice 1868. The property was acquired by Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) in 1988, making them the owners of Los Vascos ever since. Located in the Colchagua Valley, Los Vascos boasts a 640 hectare (1581 acre) vineyard, one of the largest in central Colchagua. The winery has since become an integral part of Domaines Barons de Rothschild's global portfolio, allowing them to produce some of the most sought-after wines from Chile.

Tasting Notes of Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon is renowned for its intense dark fruit flavors, such as blackcurrant (cassis), black cherry, and blackberry. It often features subtle notes of green bell pepper, spice, tobacco, wood, and vanilla that come from aging in oak barrels. The complexity of these flavors makes Cabernet Sauvignon a popular choice among wine connoisseurs.

The Meaning of ‘Los Vascos'

Los Vascos is a term used to refer to the Basque people, a distinct ethnic group native to parts of northern Spain and southwestern France. The name “Los Vascos” is derived from the Basque language and translates roughly to “the people of the land”. The Los Vascos estate was takn over by DOMAINES BARONS DE ROTHSCHILD-LAFITE in honour of its Basque origins, thus reinforcing the connection between the estate and the Basque people.


Viña Los Vascos Cabernet Sauvignon is a full-bodied, robust red wine that showcases the best of the Colchagua Valley. Offering a complex flavor profile, it features dark fruit flavors such as blackcurrant, black cherry and blackberry, combined with notes of green bell pepper, spice, tobacco, wood and vanilla. As one of the largest vineyards in the region owned and operated by Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite), it is no surprise that this Cabernet Sauvignon showcases boldness and finesse in perfect harmony. It is sure to delight even the most discerning palate.

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Thomas Ashford

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