|Winery:||Viña Santa Monica|
Viña Santa Monica
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AROMAS Dominant aromas of dark spicy red fruits, reminiscent of cherries, red currants, raspberries, and blackberries. This Carmenere also offers nuances of bittersweet chocolate, tar, tobacco, and leather, plus a bit of smoke. TASTE Intense flavors o...
Varietals Produced by Viña Santa Monica View all
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...
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...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
History of the grape: Little is documented about the early years of this grape, which is surprising due to its distin...
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AROMASDominant aromas of dark spicy red fruits, reminiscent of cherries, red currants, raspberries, and blackberries. This Carmenere also offers nuances of bittersweet chocolate, tar, tobacco, and leather, plus a bit of smoke.TASTEIntense flavors of ripe, spicy red fruits dominate the palate, along with black currants and blackberries, but with ... Read More
Nov 30, 2011
Vina Santa Monica won a Gold Medal for their 2004 Late Harvest Semillon-Riesling at the 2011 Indy International Wine Competition.
Apr 23, 2010
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