Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 by Laurent Family Vineyards

IMG_1148 Grape Variety: 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Carménère

Good plus dry red wine with mixed black and red fruit over notes of bell pepper. The wine has soft medium minus tannins and acidity. The fruit has medium plus intensity. The wine is from an organic vineyard. The wine drinks well now and will age for 2-3 years.

Signature Wines White Blend 2011 by Viña San Esteban

IMG_1147 Grape Variety: 60% Chardonnay, 40% Viognier

Very good dry white wine with tropical fruit and pears over notes of baking spice, white flowers and a touch of minerality . The wine has medium plus acidity and medium plus fruit intensity bring good balance. The wine has great complexity and medium plus finish. Drink now and for 3-4 years.

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Reserva Terroir Carménère 2011 by TerraNoble

IMG_0921 Grape Variety: 95% Carménère, 5% Cabernet Sauvignon

Very good minus dry red wine with mixed red and ripe black fruit over sweet figs and mocha. The medium minus tannins are ripe and round balancing the medium acidity giving a medium plus finish. The wine has good complexity. Drink now and for 4-5 years.

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In Situ Eco-Farmed Syrah 2010 by Viña San Esteban

IMG_1098 Grape Variety: 100% Syrah

Very good minus dry red wine with ripe black raspberries and tomato leaf over baking spice and touch of white pepper. The medium tannins are rounded and bring good structure with the medium acid and medium plus fruit intensity. The wine has a medium plus length. Drink now and for 3-4 years.

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Grand Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 by Laurent Family Vineyard

IMG_1132 Grape Variety: 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Carménère

Very good minus dry red wine with classic black currents and ripe black raspberries over blend of cigar box and baking spice. The medium tannins are grippy and bring structure with the medium acidity. The fruit has medium plus concentration and leads to a medium plus length. Drink now and for 7-8 years. This is a certified organic wine.

Echeverria Classic Unwooded Chardonnay 2013 by Vina Echeverria

IMG_1059 Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay

Good plus dry white wine with sweet limes and pears over notes of white flowers and brioche. The medium acidity brings balance to the medium body and leads to a medium plus somewhat sweet finish. The fruit has good intensity. Drink now and for 2-3 years.

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Limited Selection Cab. Sauvignon/Carmenère 2012 by Montes

IMG_1071 Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon 70%, Carménère 30%

Very good minus dry red wine with blackberry and ripe blueberries over hints of chocolate, baking spice and pleasant cigar box note. The rounded medium tannins bring balance with the medium minus acidity. The fruit has medium plus intensity and leads to a medium plus finish. The wine is drinking well now and will for 5-6 years.

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Max Reserva Sauvignon Blanc 2013 by Errazuriz

IMG_1072 Grape Variety: 100% Sauviginon Blanc

Very good minus dry white wine with ruby grapefruit and lime zest over sweet garden herbs and a note of orange blossom. The medium plus acidity brings balance with the medium body. The medium plus fruit intensity leads to a rather long finish. The wine has good complexity and is drinking well now and for the next 12-14 months.

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Laguna del Inca 2009 by Viña San Esteban

IMG_1064 Grape Variety: 40% Syrah, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Carménère

Very good plus dry red wine with mixed black current and black cherries over baking spice, dried bay leaf and white peepr. The wine has medium plus ripe tannins and medium acidity bring good structure. The fruit has medium plus concentration, the finish is long. The wine has good complexity and will drink well for 6-8 years.

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Novas Gran Reserva Garnacha and Syrah 2012 by Emiliana

IMG_1081 Grape Variety: 70% Garnacha, 30% Syrah

Good plus dry red wine with red fruit over baking spice and nice touch of black pepper. The wine has medium minus grippy tannins and medium acid bringing good balance. The fruit has fair concentration and leads to a rather short finish. Drink now and for 3-4 years. This is an organically produced wine.

http://www.emiliana.cl/our-wines/organics/novas/garnacha-syrah/