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Date Printed: 4/27/2015
Calina Carmenere 2007
Calina Carmenere 2007
(search item no. 95920)
Wine & Spirits rating: 89 points
PRICE ON 4/27/2015: $10.49

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 86 points
2000 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

"Inky black hue with a fuchsia rim. Spicy red fruit aromas emit hints of chili powder and bell pepper. A prototype Carmenère with crisp acids and telltale green pepper laced through the racy red and black fruit flavors. Lingering, spicy finish."
-Wine News

"A juicy and well balanced Carmenere, this offers herbal and green pepper aromas with chocolately flavors that accentuate its soft, rounded texture. For hamburgers." 89 Points
Wine & Spirits
June 2009

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About Calina:

Calina's bold innovations in the vineyard and cellar are setting a new standard of excellence for winemaking in Chile. Calina uses the famed vineyard practices and winemaking technology developed by Kendall-Jackson Wine Estates in California, while sourcing the best fruit from the emerging top Chilean coastal appellations. This unique philosophy means Chilean coastal appellations. This unique philosophy means Calina wines always show signature fruit flavors, depth and complexity. Most importantly, they are recognized year after year as "Best Buys" from various leading wine critics. These awards support the Calina initiative - to create wine of inimitable quality at an affordable price.