Chris Carpita

Location: New York, NY

As the CTO at Snooth, my responsibilities include the integrity, performance, and usability of Snooth, as well as development of new site features. I am thrilled to serve the community in every way possible!

8 Top Wines of Chile

Rank Wine Rating Price
1 Cool Coast Sauvignon Blanc Casa Silva (2011)
Review from original list creator: "Grassy, jalapeño, a little asparagus, grapefruit, cats pee, zesty in the mouth, nice cut here, salty, lean and focused, slightly pith citrus character, little leesy on the midpalate, nice. It on finish, almost peppery finish, good length, light peach and grapefruit pith finish, tense stuff, 89pts" by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
Previously available for $24.00
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2 Matetic Chardonnay San Antonio Valley Eq (2010)
Review from original list creator: "A bit tight on the nose, fine nose, Burgundian nose, soil, dusty dirt, mineral, cut apple, very focused on the nose, tightly wound, very salty, very mineral driven, a bit creamy on the midpalate, very gentle on the palate, real clarity with some fine depth, clear tense fruit all the way through the finish. This is tight yet delicious today with promise for the future. 92pts" by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
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3 Ocio Pinot Noir Cono Sur Casablanca Valley Er Stark Limitiert (2009)
Review from original list creator: "A bit woody on the nose, forest floor red currant, Christmas spice, sandalwood, tea, a bit chunky, a bit sweet up front, nice rose hip accent with a shading of bitter orange oil up front over rather black cherry almost black currant fruit, more forest floor emerges on the midpalate, a little grapefruit character on the slightly compact, slightly extracted finish. This needs another 2 years 91pts" by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
Average price: $22.99 from 61 stores
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4 Oveja Negra Carignan Single Vineyard (2010)
Review from original list creator: "A single vineyard Carignan from 80 plus years old vines. Bright, black spice, little garrigue, pressed flowers, fine astringent red fruit, sweet fruity, a touch inky, spicy fennel seeds and turmeric on the nose, cocoa beans, bit of wood, super soft tannins, dusty, herbalist, creamy wild cherry and red plum, a touch chunky, dusty, wiry, stemmy tannins on the finish, bit of pollen on the finish, very pretty, inky slightly banana aromatics, a touch rustic and chunky, nice succulent finish 89pts " by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
Average price: $19.99 from 3 stores
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5 Concha Y Toro Syrah Terrunyo (2008)
Review from original list creator: "Blueberry, spice, bacon, black pepper-, hard, stony note, hard wood note, nice and firm' nicely focused nose with a nice classic aromatic for file, some raw beef, lean on entry in a way, austere tannins but not big tannins, noticeable acids, but the wine has a softness to the acid, bright red fruits, raspberry, almost strawberry, tight finish, nice cut, just a hint of heat, spice on the finish, nice perfume inner mouth. Ones, plum skin, lovely pink peppercorn spice, solid wine 91pts" by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
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6 Casa Lapostolle Merlot Rapel Valley (2010)
Review from original list creator: "Very precise and focused on the nose with a fine, sweet herbal edge and some cedar oak hightones framing a core of tomato and currant fruit. Smooth and moderately rich considering its mid-weight size, this covers the palate with chocolate toned plum and red currant fruit. there's a gentle, and slightly creamy, oak note here as this flows to a clean, fresh and moderately long finish with a nice pop of candied berry fruit on the finale. Shows a nice blend of sophistication and purity. 87pts" by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
Average price: $10.37 from 197 stores
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7 Koyle Carmenere Royale (2009)
Review from original list creator: "This has tons of fruition the nose along with a really finely integrated roasted, dried chile note, oak spice adds complexity, plum, caper, this is one big wine but everything is in balance, fresh flavors, dense, dark chocolate and a bit mysterious, lovely integration and then the fruit comes out on the finish, tobacco and spice on the finish, really complexity in a rather velvety package 92pts" by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
Previously available for $26.19
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8 Chateau le Petit Mouton Pauillac (2009)
Review from original list creator: "Cocoa, pomegranate, pencil lead, bit of ivy and herbs, blueberry, very aromatic, super fine herbaceous notes, violet, herbal, violet pastille, little paprika, smooth, ripe, a bit soft, ashy, lots of slightly extracty fruit, blueberry, blackberry, black currant, spicy, mineral hints on the background, good length, rich and intense, succulent almost cranberry note on the finish, sweet tannin finish, lightly jammy wild blueberry finish, beautifully integrated and powerful. 94pts " by 89065Gregory Dal Piaz
Average price: $249.97 from 163 stores
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