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Montes Alpha Pinot Noir 2015 Wine Review

Montes Alpha Pinot Noir 2015

Montes Alpha Pinot Noir 2015

Aconcagua Coast, Aconcagua Valley, Chile

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2018-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Montes

Agent: Vin Vino Wine Merchants Inc.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

The 2015 vintage of this Montes Alpha is a vibrant Chilean Pinot Noir from the Casablanca Valley, Aconcagua Coast wine region. This is a full-bodied, juicy pinot noir with fleshy ripe cherry and berry aromas. Montes is a flagship producer for Chile, and their wines are always incredibly well priced, superb quality and taste. Its juicy and generous but balanced with some terrific acidity for planked salmon or roast chicken.

Pinot Noir food pairings: planked salmon, roast chicken, pork tenderloin, pizza, beef.

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This Montes Alpha Pinot Noir 2015 was reviewed on March 3, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

This garnet coloured Chilean Pinot Noir has aromas of ripe strawberries and sour cherries along with floral and earthy notes, and a hint of white pepper.

On the palate, there are ripe strawberry, raspberry, and sour cherry flavours with a touch of espresso. It is easy to drink, has beautiful tartness, and silky tannins. Yum!

Tasted February 2018
This is a great value Pinot Noir from Montes. Alpha 2015 is rich, medium-plus bodied, vibrant wish ripe red berries, cherries and earthy spice and smoky flavours on the palate. Such a versatile and well-loved Pinot Noir from the Aconcagua Valley in Chile. - Community Wine Reviews

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