Patricio Tapia's top 'extreme' wines from Chile and Argentina

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Electric and refreshing flavours are cropping up in unlikely pockets of Chile and Argentina, at altitude and near the sea. Patricio Tapia picks his top choices...
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Casa Marín, Cipreses Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, San Antonio, Chile 2011

Casa Marín, Cipreses Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, San Antonio, Chile 2011
18.5/20pts (95/100pts)
Just 4km from the sea, the cold wind gives flavours of lime and peaches in this electric yet very unctuous Sauvignon; the kind of white to lay down for a decade.
Price: £13–£16 Hedonism Wines, ND John, Noel Young, The Drink Shop
Drink 2013–2020
Alc 13%