It was hard to find, but this wine is extraordinary. We loved it, and later on we found out it is an award-winning wine. For those of us who come from down under, Shiraz/Syrah is an absolute must on the dinner table. For us, it is not just that a wine ‘isn’t bad’ or ‘it’s nice’ it has to be great. Montes Folly Syrah is certified by us as “Fantastic”.
In Australia and New Zealand, we refer to Syrah as Shiraz, but either way it goes down just as smooth. “Montes Folly is an adventurous wine of exceptional quality.”- Montes Vineyard, and we happen to agree with them 100%. The first time we tried it we said “WOW”. A Syrah wine, from the vineyards located in La Finca de Apalta in Colchagua valley, Chile. The grapes are hand cut and rigorously selected. Montes Folly is recognized as the best Syrah in Chile. James Suckling gives it 96 points, we say it is delicious!