Chakana Bonarda 2007, Mendoza

Other Red Other Red
Argentina

$13.95 (3525)

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January 17, 2009

Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Bonarda is northern Italian grape (from Lombardy) long planted in Argentina but just now coming into mainstream...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Vibrantly fruity, gently oaky-chocolate-vanilla-scented red with crisp acid and low tannins as is characteristic for...

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Community Reviews (3)

Jason LeBlanc
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Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Made with 'Bonarda' grapes, this wine has sweet, ripe, dark fruit, earth and light oak aromas. Raspberry, milk chocolate flavours. Light-medium bodied. Ripe. Starts off extremely dry, and fruit comes forward at mid-length. Very dry and tasty. Tasted Jan/2011.

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Bethany Harpur
Bethany Harpur

Nose full of mint, licorice, tobacco and stewed green vegetable. A solid, well-balanced mouthful, with chewy red fruit on the finish. Pair with tapenade, spinach pie with Parmigiano-Reggiano, or a baked Brie with cranberry compote.

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