Viña Cono Sur Red Blend Colchagua Valley Cabernet Sauvignon/Carmenère Organically Grown 2009
This wine’s deep, beautiful red-carmine colour is typical of the variety it represents so well. A delicious and velvety Carmenere, which displays red fruit aromas combining perfectly with spicy hints. In mouth it’s definitely an intense wine, tasty, juicy and elegant. Appreciate its excellent structure and a balanced acidity. Drink young: from 2 to 3 years.
Editorial Reviews for Viña Cono Sur Red Blend Colchagua Valley Cabernet Sauvignon/Carmenère Organically Grown
Sweet tart on the nose with some compost, herbaceous notes over a bit of pickle barrel. This is fairly low in acid, sort of lying across the palate with a nice low intensity core of blueberry and sour cherry fruit that leads to a short, slightly drying finish. 84pts
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really surprised by this wine and for $8 have to rate it a 4.5. Get big blackberry up front, little acid, no tannins, and the fruit lingers; for me, great balance - really enjoyable
Blackberry and a bit of heat on the nose. Bold and lush fruit on the tongue. A bit tart but sweet on the finish. I really enjoyed this and would definitely get again!
This is loaded with jammy blackberry,boysenberry fruit with some licorice spice in the background.There is a slight herbal green pepper /tomato leaf edge on finish as well as some cocoa . Great price as well.
External Reviews for Viña Cono Sur Red Blend Colchagua Valley Cabernet Sauvignon/Carmenère Organically Grown
Spicy, earthy red with great fruit, hearty body and elegant richness. Don't let the obscure varietal throw you off - you will love this wine if you like Cabs, Syrahs or Merlots. Very easy to drink, with excellent food-pairing potential. Serve this with any steak, beef stew or grilled vegetable dish.
Very juicy, with forward, tasty flavors of plum, blackberry, tobacco and roasted vanilla. There's a nice dash of grip on the finish. Drink now.
Deep ruby. Ripe aromas of blackcurrant, cherry, plum and tobacco, lifted by a subtle floral quality. Rich and ripe, with a rather supple texture and a sweet dark berry flavor dominating. I don't detect any tannins in this fruit bomb. Finishes with expansive dark fruit character and sweet persistence.
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Dietary Information: Organic
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