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Date Printed: 10/22/2014
Errazuriz Single Vineyard Carmenere 2010
Errazuriz Single Vineyard Carmenere 2010
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International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 10/22/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2009 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2007 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep violet-ruby-red in color, the 2010 Single Vineyard Carmenere shows notes of black fruits, sweet spice, and black pepper on the nose. In addition to the palate's intense flavors and excellent typicity, notes of roasted red peppers, soy sauce, and blackberries are complemented by a touch of tobacco and graphite. The tannins are very sweet, mild, and ripe, and the firm, refreshing acidity ensures a long life in the bottle.
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About Errazuriz:

Don Maximiano Errazuriz founded ViƱa Errazuriz in 1870 in the Aconcagua Valley, north of Santiago. This valley has cool, rainy winters, hot, dry summers and moist Pacific Ocean breezes--ideal for growing grapes. Don Maximiano sent for the finest clones from France and with tenacity and perseverance transformed this barren land into a world-class vineyard. Today, the tradition of quality lives on with Don Maximiano's descendant, Eduardo Chadwick--the fifth generation of his family to be involved in the wine business. Eduardo has overseen the modernization of the winemaking technology at this historic estate while maintaining a distinct identity for its wines, dedicated to producing estate grown wines of superior quality.