Santa Valley Velvet Carmenere 2007 Wine Review

Santa Valley Velvet Carmenere 2007
Rapel Valley, Chile
Community Score: 4.4/5
Community Reviews: 2
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Product #: 57133

Price: $12.95
Alcohol: 14%
Drink: Now
Bottle size: 750 ml
Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Santa Valley
More Vintages: 2008  Add New Vintage 
August 3, June 18, March 5 and February 26.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Aged 8 months in oak. A vibrant red with intense mocha notes. Layers of fresh cherry and plum notes.

Carmenere food pairings: venison, bison steak, barbecued ribs, ostrich, partridge.

This was reviewed March 24, 2009 by

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Dan Trcka Wine Blogger rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

The 2010 Santa Carolina Carmenère Reserva, aged in French oak for 8 months, is a medium to full bodied, fruity to integrated wine with nice aromas of prune, coffee bean and smoke. The tannins are refined (decant for 15 to 30 min) and the finish is medium. It is ready to drink now and for the next 5 years. My impression: NICE, 88 pts - great buy for $12. Tasted Sept/11.

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