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Chile, Carménère, Emiliana, Natura, Colchagua Valley, 2010


A red blend of 85% Carménère and 15% Syrah. N/ Smoked black cherries associated with many Carménères. Acidic granite dust, crisp leather and burlap. Crushed river rocks. A tad too hot. T/ Full mouthfeel. Smooth and coating blackcherry and blackberry jam. River rock juice. Rust and soil. Sweet minerals on the close. Note: I can […]

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Chile, Red Blend (Syrah dominated), Emiliana, Coyam, Colchagua Valley, 2007

Red Blend of: 38% Syrah, 21% Cabernet Sauvignon, 21% Carmenere, 17% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot, and 1% Mourvedre Note: I was lucky enough to have an earlier vintage of the Coyam at the Concha y Toro tasting room in Chile during December 2008. While I liked this wine then, and I like it now, I […]

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