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Santa Carolina Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

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Greg Hughes rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

This Cabernet has some well managed input behind how it was constructed. It is from Miraflores, in Colchagua.
It also saw partial before and after fermentation maceration. Malolactic fermentation was also split 40%/60% between oak and steel tanks. This keeps the fruit lively, but also gives it some tannic fortitude.
Very approachable and with dark fruit. Plum, currant, and blackberry jam. Cocoa, fennel, and cedar smoke.
A great wine for charcuterie meats. Something with a touch of fattiness and spice.




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Santa Carolina Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, Chile: Full-bodied Chilean Cabernet, with a medium tannins on the palate. Decant 1 hour. Aromas of blackened fruit and toasty oak and smoke. The grapes for this wine grow on old vines in the winery's Miraflores Estate vineyard. Finishes with cedar and cigar box. Pair with a bolognese sauce. Drink: 2018-2022. 275925 13.50% XD 750 mL  $12.95 Score: 89/100. July 5, 2018 Best Value Red Wine. Best Beef Wine  Full Review

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