2009 Carmen, Gran Reserva Syrah, Apalta-Colchagua Valley

Producer: Carmen [Nativa]
Vintage: 2009
Grape variety: Syrah/Shiraz
Origin: Chile, The Central Valley, Rapel Valley
Appellation: Aplata - Colchagua Valley
Date tasted: 2 June 2012
Price when tasted: £12.90

Tasting notes


High-toned aromas of cream, raisin, cassis, dark chocolate, eucalyptus, sous-bois and vanilla. Aromatic palate with lifted redcurrant fruit, mineral and savoury notes and refreshing acidity. Layered and integrated - a lovely example of Apalta. Drink 2012. Alc: 14%. (17.63 points)

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