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Espino Carmenère 2017 Wine Review

Espino Carmenère 2017

Espino Carmenère 2017

Central Valley, Maipo Valley D.O., Chile

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2019-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.7%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Espino

Agent: FWM Canada

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Love the smoky nose on this 2017 Carmenère from Espino. Full-bodied and savoury with dark cherry, black plum and smoky vanilla flavours on the palate. Enjoy with grilled ribs and chicken from the barbie.

Carmenère food pairings: lamb cutlets, beef tenderloin, pork shoulder roast.

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This Espino Carmenère 2017 was reviewed on August 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Christian Marcoux rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Espino Reserva Especial Carmenere 2017 exhibits high quality and Chilean savoir-faire. A blend of 85% Carmenere, 13% Malbec and 2% Syrah gives this wine aromas of blackberry, mission fig, white pepper, sweet tobacco and sandalwood. Full body with a great balance and structure, the wine’s finish will coat your palate with silk and deliver flavors of dark skin plum, cherry, black pepper, caramel and sandalwood. Enjoy!
Espino 2017 Carmenère is great value under $16. Produced by William Fèvre Chile, this medium-bodied reserva especial is floral on the nose with black cherry, dark plum, sweet spice and smoky vanilla flavours on the palate. Structured with great acidity for food. - Community Wine Reviews

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