Santa Rita Reserva Carmenere 2010

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Carmenere Carmenere
Rapel Valley, Chile

$13.95 (177774)

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Style: Medium-bodied & Fruity Tasting Note: Blackfruit, dark chocolate and vanilla aromas. Medium-bodied with flavours of ripe blackfruit and sweet oak, plus smooth tannins to finish. (LCBO.com)
88 pts
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Critic Reviews (3)

Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

This is a well made delicious carmenere with a complex nose cassis and blackcurrant fruit with mint, thyme and pencil...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a lovely, fruit drenched carmenere that captures pure blackcurrant, mint, rosemary and graphite flavours....

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Nadia  Fournier
Nadia Fournier

Though somewhat rustic finish with a slightly dry mouth, this wine is fleshy and aromatic enough to be recommended at...

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Community Reviews (5)

Brad Mate
Brad Mate

Impressive structure for the price! If you like the funky herbal flavours and spice that Carmenere brings to the table, you will love this.

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Andrew Lumley
Andrew Lumley

Beauty.

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Francois Botha
Francois Botha

Plums, dark chocolate and herbs on the nose. It is medium-bodied with lots of juicy fruit and tannins that give it a solid structure.

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Stephan W
Stephan W

Nice wine but I was a bit distracted by its (subtle) underlying greenness. Tasted July 2013.

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