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Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Carmenere 2010

Winemaker's Notes:

"This jammy red remains fresh, with juicy acidity lifting the blackberry preserves, plum pudding and spicy cedar notes in the slightly grippy finish." --Wine Spectator

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Lapostolle:
Lapostolle was founded by the legendary family behind Grand Marnier. Alexandra Marnier-Lapostolle brought French winemaking practices to Chile, where she was a pioneer in leading the development of fine quality wines. The winery uses organic and biodynamic practices, and the wines are consistently rated 90+ points. Most recently, Wine Enthusiast named Lapostolle “New World Winery of the Year” in 2008.

External Reviews for Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Carmenere

External Review
Source: Flaschenpost Weinservice GmbH
11/13/2013

Farbe: Tiefrot und sehr intensiv. Nase: ausdrucksstarke Noten von schwarzen Früchten, rotem Pfeffer und bitterer Schokolade. Im Gaumen samtig und gut ausbalancierte Tannine mit einer guten Struktur und einem langen Finish.


External Review
Source: Vines Wine and Spirits
11/30/2012

A dense, flashy red, displaying a toasty frame of fine tannins, with grilled herb and baking spice notes to the racy cassis, kirsch and plum skin flavors. Well-cut, with ample acidity and a minerally finish.



"This jammy red remains fresh, with juicy acidity lifting the blackberry preserves, plum pudding and spicy cedar notes in the slightly grippy finish." --Wine Spectator

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