Drink.  Learn.  Laugh.  Repeat.

Welcome Back!Sign in here:

Not Registered?Become one of our thirsty clan 311,187 strong:

Register Today!

Torres Cordillera de los Andes Reserva Especial Carmenère 2016 Wine Review

Torres Cordillera de los Andes Reserva Especial Carmenère 2016

Torres Cordillera de los Andes Reserva Especial Carmenère 2016

Parcela La Ladera, Peumo, Cachapoal Valley D.O., Chile

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

  Add My Review


Price: $22.95

Drink: 2020-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Torres

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 92/100

Love this elegant and modern Chilean Carmenère with a fragrant dark ripe fruit, green leaf nose. Grapes of this juicy red are sourced from Parcela La Ladera, Cachapoal Valley, Peumo wine region, known for producing highly aromatic and plushy Carmenère with dark cherry, dark berries and white pepper flavours on the palate. Pair with grilled game sausage and gourmet burgers.

Carmenère food pairings: grilled burgers, BBQ pork long ribs, roast quail.

Plush Pork Wine

This Torres Cordillera de los Andes Reserva Especial Carmenère 2016 was reviewed on June 26, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

More Vintages: 2018  2014  2015  2010  2009 

  Add New Vintage

Pricing & Stock Information

StoreStock    
YONGE & DAVIS (YONGE-DAVIS CENTRE)12 Add
COXWELL AVENUE & O'CONNOR12 Add
WELLINGTON & ST. PATRICK11 Add
MAVIS & STEELES10 Add
HWY 27 & INNOVATION DR10 Add
See More Edit

Reviews and Ratings

From the Cachapoal Valley, Torres Cordillera De Los Andes 2016 Carmenère is a rich and full-bodied red wine with wine grapes sourced from the Peumo, considered one of the prime Carmenère grape growing areas. Juicy with ripe plum, dark cherry, spicy with bright herbal notes. Enjoy with a grilled veal Porterhouse steak. - Community Wine Reviews

If you liked the Torres Cordillera de los Andes Reserva Especial Carmenère 2016, you might also like these wines:

Recipes for Torres Cordillera de los Andes Reserva Especial Carmenère 2016

WANT TO LEARN HOW TO

PAIR WINE
& FOOD?

Join me in a free online video class to learn the secrets to perfect pairings.

Wine of the Week

As featured on  

CTV Wine of the Week!

La Marca Sparkling Wine
Prosecco,
Veneto D.O.C. ...

Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean offers North America's most popular online wine and food pairing classes. She was named the World's Best Drinks Writer at the World Food Media Awards in Australia.

Natalie has published two books with Random House, both selected as one of Amazon's Best Books of the Year.

Join 311,187 thirsty wine lovers who get access to all of her wine reviews by becoming a member of her site. Take a free online pairing class with her here.

FEEL LOST IN THE

LCBO?

Know the wines you want before you even get to the store with my wine reviews. Join now. It's free.

Red, White & Drunk All Over

  Best Books of the Year

Red, White & Drunk all over by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean writes about wine with a sensuous obsession... and often laugh-out-loud funny... Terrific.

Rex Pickett, Sideways

Ms. MacLean is the disarming Everywoman. She loves wine, loves drinking ... ultimately, it's a winning formula.

Eric Asimov, The New York Times

GOT A SMARTPHONE?

Access my reviews on mobile with the bar code scanner.

GET NAT'S APP

Unquenchable: A Tipsy Search

  Best Books of the Year

Unquenchable by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean is a new force in the wine writing world ‐ a feisty North American answer to Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. She can write beautifully about wine.

The Financial Times of London

There are very few people in the wine world who "get it" and Natalie is one of those who brings more fun to a buttoned-up and stodgy game.

Gary Vaynerchuck, Wine Library TV

Starting a Wine Cellar?

Expert advice for all budgets

Insider tips on starting a wine cellar
From wine racks to underground caves, insider tips on size and space, number of bottles, ideal conditions and reputable resources.   learn more  

330,761

WINE
REVIEWS

311,187

ACTIVE
MEMBERS
Winner World's Best Drink Writer
WFour-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award