Novas Gran Reserva Garnacha and Syrah 2012 by Emiliana

IMG_1081 Grape Variety: 70% Garnacha, 30% Syrah

Good plus dry red wine with red fruit over baking spice and nice touch of black pepper. The wine has medium minus grippy tannins and medium acid bringing good balance. The fruit has fair concentration and leads to a rather short finish. Drink now and for 3-4 years. This is an organically produced wine.

In Situ Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 by Viña San Esteban

IMG_1061 Grape variety: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

This organic very good minus dry red wine with black cherry and ripe raspberries over baking spice and a touch of chocolate. The medium tannins are ripe and rounded balancing the medium acidity. The wine has medium plus fruit intensity and medium length. Drink now and for 3-4 years.

Organic Pinot Noir 2010 by Cono Sur

Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir

Good minus wine with bright ripe red berries and oaky note. The acidity is medium and the medium tannins are a little grippy making for a structured wine. The fruit has medium minus intensity and the finish is quite short. Drink now.

Organic Cabernet Sauvignon Carmenere 2010 by Cono Sur

Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon 65%, Carmenere 30%, Syrah 3%, Malbec 2%

Good wine with a mix of red and dark fruit including ripe black cherries and black currents with an herbal note. The tannins are medium and a little rustic, medium minus acid, not much structure. The wine has some complexity and a medium minus finish. Drink now and for 2-3 years.