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Santa Rita Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 Wine Review

Santa Rita Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Santa Rita Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Maipo Valley, Chile

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 14

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Santa Rita

Agent: E&J Gallo Winery Canada Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

An incredible wine for the money! This full-bodied Chilean red wine offers generous aromas and flavours of blackberry, pepper, cassis, cedar smoke and purple plum. Santa Rita's home vineyards are in Alto Jahuel in the Maipo Valley. The wine is aged n French and American oak barrels for 8 months. Finishes with dark berry flavours and oak spice. Pair with hearty meat dishes.

Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: red meats, ripe cheeses, meat sauce pasta dishes.

This Santa Rita Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 was reviewed on August 3, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Shaunna Marto Chef, owner rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

I love this dark ruby red glass of deliciousness! Interesting, attractive aromas and flavors of berry pie, and cracked pepper with a vibrant, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, breezy finish with accents of craisin, citrus, earth, and cedar with earthy tannins and light oak. A lovely, tasty red for sipping or the table.
Kristine Hart rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

We always like this wine! It goes well with everything or on its own.
Community Reviewer reviewed this wine as follows:

Expressive, balanced and persistent. Its aromas recall ripe, black fruit, plums and fine herbs, gracefully combined with vanilla, cloves and fragrant spices. Aged in American oak barrels, the palate is complex mingling soft tannins with rich texture.

Source: NB Liquor Stores
Barb Potocnik reviewed this wine as follows:

Had with burgers- loved it.
An expressive ruby red colour. Its aromas recall ripe, black fruit gracefully combined with vanilla, tobacco and cloves. The result is a medium bodied wine, with good balance and a persistent finish.

Source: Agent (Mark Anthony Brands)

6 Members would buy this wine again

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