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Montes Purple Angel 2019 Wine Review

Montes Purple Angel 2019

Montes Purple Angel 2019

Colchagua Valley D.O., Chile

Community Score:97/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $79.95

Drink: 2022-2031

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Montes

Agent: Vin Vino Wine Merchants Inc.

Natalie's Score: 97/100

Montes Purple Angel 2019 is an elegant 92% Carmenere with the balance in Petit Verdot sourced from vines growing in granitic, clay, glacial and fluvial soils of the Colchagua Valley. Look for ripe and concentrated dark fruits, dark spices, mocha, vanilla and toasty oak spice on this juicy, beautifully balanced and popular Chilean red. Pour with bacon-wrapped filet mignon or hold in cellar for eight-plus years.

Food pairings: veal roast, slow-cooked brisket of beef, rabbit fricassee.

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This Montes Purple Angel 2019 was reviewed on December 17, 2022 by Natalie MacLean

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Montes Purple Angel 2019 Carmenère is a consistent crowd-pleaser, dry, full-bodied and elegant with black currant, blackberry, sweet dried tobacco leaf, pepper spice, cocoa, subtle black olive and dried herb flavours zesty and long on the finish. Produced from mostly Carmenère (92%) with the balance in Petit Verdot. Drink or hold. - Community Wine Reviews

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