Gran Reserva Syrah 2012 by Casas del Bosque

IMG_1228 Grape Variety: 100% Syrah

Very Good dry red wine with black and red plums, touch of currents over dried herbs. The wine has medium minus tannins with grip. The medium acidity brings freshness to the wine and adds to the rich medium plus finish. The wine will drink well for 3-4 years.

http://www.casasdelbosque.cl/english/vino_granReserva

Syrah Pequeñas Producciones 2012 by Casas del Bosque

IMG_1229 Grape Variety: 100% Syrah

Very Good Plus dry red wine with black fruit over a complex of baking spice, liquorice, floral notes and white pepper. The medium plus tannins are ripe and rounded bringing structure with the medium plus acidity. This wine has very good complexity from the mix of fruit and spices. The wine finish is long and sweet. Drink now and for 7-10 years.

http://www.casasdelbosque.cl/

Adobe Reserva Chardonnay 2013 by Viña Emiliana

IMG_1075 Grape Variety: 94% Chardonnay, 5% Sauvignon Blanc, 1% Marsanne.

Good plus dry white wine with sweet grapefruit and key limes over touch of Chilean papaya and fresh sweet garden herbs. The medium acidity brings freshness to the medium, touch sweet finish. The wine has medium minus fruit intensity and medium body. Drink now and for the next two years.

http://www.emiliana.cl/our-wines/organics/adobe/chardonnay/

Casa Grand Selection Chardonnay 2012 by Lapostolle

IMG_0874 Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay

Very good plus dry wine with sweet citrus and white blossoms over ripe pears and a note of minerality The fruit has medium plus intensity and concentration and gives balance with the medium acidity. The wine has medium plus complexity and finish. Drink now and for 3-4 years.

http://en.lapostolle.com/wines/casa/?grape=7&year=0

Lomas del Valle Pinot Noir 2012 by Loma Larga Vineyards

IMG_0813 Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir

Very good dry wine with black cherries and currents over baker’s spice and a touch of forest floor. The wine has medium plus acidity and the medium minus tannins are very fine. The fruit has medium plus intensity, good complexity and the finish is also medium plus. Drink now and for 2-3 years.

http://www.lomalarga.com/site/?page_id=1333