De Martino Legado Reserva Carmenère 2010, Maipo Valley

Carmenere Carmenere
Maipo Valley, Chile

$15.95 (236059)

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  • 4.44.4

Aug 17, 2013

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Paul Forget
Paul Forget

This wine opened up with aromas of black cherry, raspberry, cassis, underbrush, dried mint, savoury spices and vanilla notes. On the mouthfeel, medium-full bodied, intense, muscular texture, spicy black fruit and light herbal flavours, balanced acidity and firm tannins. This Carmenère has a long finish, with rich flavours and mild tannins lingering. This wine needed a little time to open up; decanting would be a very good idea since the tannins are quite aggressive at first but one hour later the wine becomes very smooth. It is better served with red meat, very enjoyable and a superb value.

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