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Viña San Pedro 1865 Single Vineyard Syrah 2012 Wine Review

Viña San Pedro 1865 Single Vineyard Syrah 2012

Viña San Pedro 1865 Single Vineyard Syrah 2012

Cachapoal Valley, Chile

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2014-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Viña San Pedro

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

This Chilean single vineyard Syrah is rich and full-bodied with layers of fleshy black fruit aromas and flavours. Velvet smooth on the palate with a long satisfying finish. Pair with rack of lamb.

Syrah food pairings: game meats, rare roast beef, spice-braised lamb, cheddar, grilled pork chops.

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This Viña San Pedro 1865 Single Vineyard Syrah 2012 was reviewed on June 27, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

More Vintages: 2017  2010 

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Pamela Chiles rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Once you get past the nose on this baby (think diapers, or salami or dried olives might be a little more politically correct!) it really is a gorgeous, burly, flamboyant creature. Unctuous, rich, sweet spice, wild black raspberry, smokey, black cherry, allspice, pepper and a "very tiny hint of vanilla" (my notes). Long finish. I would sip this on its own or have with charcuterie.
Gwen Barton rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Vines from this single vineyard are grown in shallow, well-drained soils in the rolling hills near the Andes Mountains. Generous aromas of cherry, blueberry and liquorice with undertones of earth and tobacco. Rich, full mouthfeel with decent depth and complexity as fruit flavours and herbal notes come together. Pair with gruyere-based mac n cheese. Tasted: Nov 2018.
The wines from San Pedro's 1865 line come from its own vineyard planted with a specific variety. The Syrah comes from the winery's property in the Maule Valley, with rolling hillside vineyards averaging 20 years of age and planted in alluvial soil with angular stones to control plant vigour. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

 

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