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Carmenere

Dark, full-bodied, and herbaceous with a spicy kick...

Dark, full-bodied, and herbaceous with a spicy kick, Carménère has found great success in Chile, far from its birthplace of Bordeaux. Although Carménère once accompanied Malbec and Petit Verdot as a minor blending grape in Bordeaux, it is now virtually extinct there, though it has been thriving since the mid-nineteenth century in Chile. Originally mistaken for Merlot, it is now successful of its own accord and plantings continue to increase. It is bottled both on its own and as part of Bordeaux-inspired blends.

In the Glass

If not fully ripe, Carménère is often marked by a green, herbaceous character (think green bell pepper and green peppercorn), and expresses flavors of red berry and black pepper when just ripe. With additional hangtime at the end of harvest, it is reminiscent more of blackberry, blueberry, and dark plum, with rich and savory notes of chocolate, coffee, smoke, and soy sauce.

Perfect Pairings

Carménère can easily overpower lighter fare, but makes a great match for a hearty steak or barbecued red meat. It can also work well with white meat when prepared with a richer sauce such as mole.

Sommelier Secret

Perhaps Carménère’s herbal character can be explained in part by familial relations—due to the strange nature of grapevine breeding, Carménère is both a progeny and a great-grandchild of the similarly flavored Cabernet Franc.

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    Tarapaca Gran Reserva Carmenere 2015
    Carmenere from Maipo Valley, Chile
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    Perez Cruz Limited Edition Carmenere 2015
    Carmenere from Maipo Valley, Chile
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    Casa Silva Cuvee Colchagua Carmenere 2016
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      Lapostolle Cuvee Alexandre Carmenere 2015
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        Root 1 Carmenere 2016
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          Arboleda Carmenere 2015
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          Santa Carolina Reserva de Familia Carmenere 2014
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          Concha y Toro Gran Reserva Serie Riberas Carmenere 2015
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          Undurraga Sibaris Carmenere Gran Reserva 2014
          Carmenere from Colchagua Valley, Rapel Valley, Chile
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            Primus Carmenere 2011
            Carmenere from Colchagua Valley, Rapel Valley, Chile
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            Cono Sur Bicicleta Carmenere 2016
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              La Playa Carmenere 2015
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                Santa Rita Medalla Real Carmenere 2013
                Carmenere from Colchagua Valley, Rapel Valley, Chile
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                Tinga Reserve Carmenere 2014
                Carmenere from Colchagua Valley, Rapel Valley, Chile
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                Los Vascos Grande Reserve Carmenere 2015
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                Apaltagua Envero Gran Reserva Carmenere 2016
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                  Errazuriz Single Vineyard Carmenere 2014
                  Carmenere from Aconcagua Valley, Chile
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                    Apaltagua Reserva Carmenere 2017
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                      La Playa Axel Carmenere 2014
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                        Calina Carmenere 2016
                        Carmenere from Chile
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                          Terrunyo Peumo Vineyard Block 27 Carmenere 2015
                          Carmenere from Cachapoal Valley, Rapel Valley, Chile
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                          Haras de Pirque Estate Carmenere 2014
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                            Tres Palacios Family Vintage Carmenere 2012
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                              Hacienda Araucano Reserva Carmenere 2015
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                                Odfjell Armador Carmenere 2016
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