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Light and refreshing...herby, grassy notes on the nose, pears and citrus and the finish, and delicious with a creamy pasta sauce (also makes the arsenic hour much more tolerable!).
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History of the grape: Carmenère was once widely planted in Bordeaux’s Medoc for its deep color and unique gaminess. I...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
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Go Green and toast to Earth Month by drinking De Martino!Join me and Winemaker Marcelo Retamal, of De Martino winery in Chile, on Wednesday April 3rd at 8pm EST for a sneak preview of the following NEW "Estate Organic" wines:De Martino Estate Organic Sauvignon Blanc 2012De Martino Estate Organic Cabernet Sauvignon 2011De Martino Estate Organic C... Read More
Rich blackberry aroma with dark earth and wood notes. Dry body, with red fruit coming out on the mid palate. Raspberry on the hot finish. Read More
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nice nose of blackberries and raspberries.....very bold flavor....minimal tannins but great acidity.....leads to a long lasting finish... Read More
Sometimes, I’m not exactly sure what my job is here at Snooth. I do get ... ... on the finish. 88pts2009 De Martino "El Leon" Carignane Maule Valley Chile 14.5% $45Smoky, olive-tinged black currant fruit on the nose with a nice spice top note yields to a base of dried black berry fruit with a subtle vanilla undertone. On the palate, this is de... Read More
A bench mark producer of an outstanding array of wines from an equally outstanding list of terroir. The El Leon is a superb example of Carignan in Chile. This vines are well over 60 years old and producing great juice. This is a dense wine, and really requires a meal to be thoroughly enjoyed. A slight bell pepper taste can turn some people off t... Read More
Dense purple color with short pink rim, nose reticent today but notes of red cherry. Very dense with high tannin, high alcohol, some very ripe mulberry notes and hints of vanilla. Big and powerful with very sweet ripe fruit and incredible intensity, has potential to age, really delicious. Read More
Appearance: Deep translucent ruby.Nose: Green pepper (dominant), banana ( yes, an odd combo, but it works), cedar, dark cocoa.Taste: Front is a medley of cherries: Bing, Montmorency, Maraschino, and Black, with a hint of green pepper. The center is chocolate-covered green pepper. The finish is chocolate-covered cherries on the lips and English t... Read More
Rich and fruity cabernet, typical, pleasant. Blackberry jam, oak, tobacco, smooth finish. 86/100 Read More
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