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Far from its birthplace of Bordeaux, where it once accompanied Malbec and Petit Verdot as a blending grape, Carménère has found great success in Chile since the mid-nineteenth century. However, the variety went a bit undercover until 1994 when many plantings previously thought to be Merlot, were profiled as Carménère. Regardless of what vine variety it actually was, these vineyards continue to prosper today under their correct name.

Tasting Notes for Carménère

Carménère is a dry red wine with an herbaceous or black pepper character but in warm climates or with additional hangtime before harvest, it makes wines reminiscent of blackberry, blueberry and dark plum, with rich and savory notes of chocolate, coffee, smoke and soy sauce.

Perfect Food Pairings for Carménère

Carménère makes a great match for a hearty steak or barbecued red meat. It can also work well with white meat when prepared with a mole sauce or spice rub.

Sommelier Secrets for Carménère

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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  • Lapostolle Cuvee Alexandre Apalta Vineyard Carmenere 2010 Front Label
    Lapostolle Cuvee Alexandre Apalta Vineyard Carmenere 2010
    Carmenere from Chile
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  • Santa Ema Select Terroir Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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    Carmenere from Cachapoal Valley, Rapel Valley, Chile
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    • Montes Limited Selection Carmenere 2010 Front Label
      Montes Limited Selection Carmenere 2010
      Carmenere from Colchagua Valley, Rapel Valley, Chile
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      • Concha y Toro Casillero Del Diablo Carmenere 2010 Front Label
        Concha y Toro Casillero Del Diablo Carmenere 2010
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        • Santa Rita Organic Reserva Carmenere 2010 Front Label
          Santa Rita Organic Reserva Carmenere 2010
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          • Primus Carmenere 2010 Front Label
            Primus Carmenere 2010
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          • Vina Ventisquero Grey Single Block Trinidad Vineyard Carmenere 2010 Front Label
            Vina Ventisquero Grey Single Block Trinidad Vineyard Carmenere 2010
            Carmenere from Maipo Valley, Chile
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            • Carmen Gran Reserva Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                • Santa Rita Medalla Real Carmenere 2010 Front Label
                  Santa Rita Medalla Real Carmenere 2010
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                  • Koyle Royale Carmenere 2010 Front Label
                    Koyle Royale Carmenere 2010
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                  • Calina Carmenere 2010 Front Label
                    Calina Carmenere 2010
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                    • TerraNoble La Higuera Reserva Carmenere 2010 Front Label
                      TerraNoble La Higuera Reserva Carmenere 2010
                      Carmenere from Maule Valley, Chile
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                      • Vina Perallilo Arenal Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                        • Apaltagua Envero Gran Reserva Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                          • Haras de Pirque Estate Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                            • Montes Alpha Series Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                            • Arboleda Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                              • Concha y Toro Marques de Casa Concha Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                                • MontGras Reserva Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                                • Lapostolle Grand Selection Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                                  • Maquis Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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                                        • Errazuriz Estate Carmenere 2010 Front Label
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