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Concha Y Toro Maycas De Limari Reserva Syrah 2009 Wine Review

Concha Y Toro Maycas De Limari Reserva Syrah 2009

Concha Y Toro Maycas De Limari Reserva Syrah 2009

Limarí Valley, Chile

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $14.95

Drink: 2010-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Concha Y Toro

Agent: Select Wine Merchants Inc.

Product: 209916

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Natalie's Score: 90/100

Rich cedar-black savoury goodness with anise and blackberry. Smooth and full-bodied. Extremely satisfying. Perfect for book clubs when you’re tackling a dark story.

This was reviewed March 5, 2011 by

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Dan Trcka Wine Blogger rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

The 2009 Concha Y Toro Maycas Del Limari Reserva Syrah is medium to full bodied, with nicely fruity aromas of strawberry yogurt, prune and chocolate. Tannins are subtle to refined (decant for 30 min) and the finish is medium to long. This wine is still quite young, but should evolve quite nicely. Drink 2013 - 2016 and beyond. My impression: NICE, 89.5 pts - I would highly recommend this wine to anyone who is able to age it and this is why: it is quite nice already, its complexity will only amplify, and the price point is quite frankly unbeatable (in Ontario). This wine reminds me of French Syrah - most recently the 2007 Domaine Belle Les Pierrelles Crozes Hermitage released on February 8th LCBO#41921 for $23. Tasted March/11.
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