Root: 1 Carmenère 2012

Carmenere Carmenere
Colchagua Valley, Chile

$12.95 (350546)

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This wine is featured in Episode 5.9 of our video series "So You Think You Know Wine?"
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Critic Reviews (3)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A terrific value - here is a juicy, succulent, approachable and food friendly carmenere. Well-ripened, honest without...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

A ripe fresh carmenere with cassis, chocolate and basil aromas with pine and dried kelp notes. It is velvety smooth...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

One of the main knocks against carmenere from some is its tendency to be lean and green. This is plays out with more...

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Community Reviews (9)

Brad Mate
Brad Mate

Delicious!!! Iodine body with fruity raspberry compote and medicinal flavours. Lush and sexy.

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Blair WineLover
Blair WineLover

It took some time to fully appreciate this one. Black current with an edge of spice. Really smooth, and excellent value, maybe worth twice the price. This is a repeat buy.

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Michael Loken
Michael Loken

This is a really nice $12 bottle of wine. Flavours are dark and full, and develop well in the glass. Very satisfying.

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alexchernykh
alexchernykh

Very pleasant and enjoyable wine.

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Nancy
Nancy

Great value. Dried herbs on the nose and on the palate with lots of nice fruit and a chalky, satiny finish. Very pleasant, not at all sweet.

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