Category Archives: CHILE

Nostros Carmenere Chile 2015

Nostros, Reserva, Carmenere, Maipo Valley, Chile, 2015 Carmernere, though vastly declined in popularity in its original Bordeaux home, with just 20ha in 2008, remains a possible ingredient in AOC/AOP Bordeaux wines. It ripens late which is a potential problem in Bordeaux, … Continue reading

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Anaken Late Harvest Viognier Chile 2010

Anakena, Late Harvest, D.O. Requinoa, Chile, 2010 This wine: varietal viognier, natural cork closure, 12% abv, 50cl, Ann et Vin, bin end 2015, £5 WSET style tasting note Appearance: clear and bright, deep intensity gold, showing tears. Nose: clean on … Continue reading

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Montgras Carmenere Colchagua 2014

Montgras, Reserva Especial, Carmenere, Valle de Colchagua, Chile, 2014 Carmernere, though vastly declined in popularity in its original Bordeaux home, with just 20ha in 2008, it remains a possible ingredient in AOC/AOP Bordeaux wines. It ripens late which is a potential … Continue reading

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Casa Silva Sauvignon blanc Colchagua Chile 2013

Casa Silva, Sauvignon blanc, Cool Coast, Paredones, Valle de Colchagua, Chile, 2013 Paredones is a new region on the Colchagua coast, just 6km from the Pacific, so benefiting from the cool onshore breezes blowing across the cold Humboldt Current that … Continue reading

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Undurraga Brut NV Chile

Undurraga Brut NV, Chile Tank method, p.noir dominated with chardonnay, natural mushroom cork, 12.5%, £8, Majestic Wine. WSET style tasting note Appearance – clear and bright, pale intensity gold, showing medium-sized bubbles and tears. Nose – clean on the nose, … Continue reading

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