Meli 2012 Carignan

January 28, 2014

Price: Around $16 Rating: Color: Deep purple Nose: Blackberries, leather, and black olives Taste: Dry. Medium dense body. Rich black fruit with grainy tannins that go down smoothly. Good acidity. Summary: Smooth rustic red. Product of Chile’s Maule Valley       Comments comments

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Casillero del Diablo 2011 Carmenere

January 15, 2014

Price: Around $10 Rating: Color: Deep dark red Nose: Ripe black berries, black pepper and vanilla Taste: Dry. Medium body. Red and black fruit. Smooth finish. Summary: Tasty with good Carmere fruit flavor. Product of Chile’s Rapel Valley       Comments comments

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Apaltagua Signature 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon

December 31, 2013

Price: Around $40 Rating: Color: Deep dark red Nose: Ripe black fruit, eucalyptus and vanilla Taste: Dry. Dense body. Rich black fruit with notes blueberry compote. Silky tannins. Good acidity. Long finish. Summary: This tasty cab is great to drink now but I think if you cellar it for another 3 years, you will have an ass-kicking […]

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Penalolen 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

December 29, 2013

Price: $13 Rating: Color: Pale yellow Nose: Tropical and stone fruit Taste: Dry with citrus fruit. Herbal and peach notes. Good acidity. Summary: Crisp and refreshing. Product of Chile’s San Antonio Valley. Comments comments

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