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Puente Alto

Chile, Cabernet Sauvignon, Marques de Casa Concha, Concha y Toro, Puente Alto, Maipo Valley, 2014

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N/ Purple and red fruits. Smoked game. Brick dust. Paprika. Cedar / cigar box. Forest floor. Bell peppers. T/ Medium full mouth feel. Loaded with red, blue, and black fruit flavors. These are well-balanced with wood and Earth notes. Only detraction is a light bell pepper note that will likely resolve with more bottle rest […]

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Chile, Cabernet Sauvignon, Concha y Toro, Marques de Casa Concha, Puente Alto, 2009

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Rated 1.5 hours post decant. She really needs ample air. The oak is just too much here. Maybe a few more years of bottle rest might alleviate as well. N/ Big oaks. Too big. Their power detracts from the nice smoked cassis and red berry aromas trying to break through. Acidic wafts of crushed rocks. […]

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