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Chile, Sauvignon Blanc, Calcu, Colchagua Valley, 2012

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N/ Candied green apple, steamed hay, honeysuckle and sun bleached rocks. Devoid of cat, which I particularly admire. Overall, delicious and soft aromas notes for an SB. No angular, eye cutting, ammonia and gooseberry knives here. T/ Medium mouthfeel. Green apple tarting and lime juice popping. Honeysuckle delight. Soft, but also crisp. Touches of minerals […]

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Chile, Cabernet Sauvignon (with Carménère and Petit Verdot), Calcu, Colchagua Valley, 2010

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Whoa. This is like no other Chilean cabernet I’ve ever had. Her colors, big acid, and thin mouthfeel would not suggest cabernet sauvignon to me – if this was a bling tasting. Red blend of: 85% cabernet sauvignon, 10% carménère, and 5% petit verdot. N/ Eucalyptus delights. Fresh raspberries quech. Fresh leather intrigues. Flint and […]

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