Home Wine Grape Varieties Carménère Carménère See the latest wine reviews, news and opinion related to the grape variety Carménère. Chilean Carmenère: Panel tasting results The quality bar gets ever higher. for these wines... Tenuta San Leonardo profile and wine ratings Discover a Trentino trailblazer and try wines spanning three decades... DeMartino's single-vineyard Carmenere vines at Alto de Piedras, Maipo The latest on Chilean Carmenere - Peter Richards MW Just a few decades on since it was first formally recognised in Chile's vineyards, Carmenere is still asking a lot of questions of the country's wine growers. Peter Richards MW assesses the progress of this enigmatic grape variety Bordeaux 2010 Brane Cantenac Bordeaux 2011: Brane Cantenac to use Carmenere in Grand Vin Bordeaux Chateau Brane Cantenac is using Carmenere in its Grand Vin for the first time, the result of climate change, owner Henri Lurton said. Decanter panel tasting (Jul 2011): Chilean Carmenere - All wines With no five-star winners and just a handful of fours, the judges were disappointed with the performance of Chile's signature variety. For the most part, the problem seemed to be lack of balance. The wines below achieved 15 points or more. Search launched for 'Super-Carmenere clone' Researchers in Chile have embarked on a quest to find a ‘super-Carmenere clone' in a bid to improve quality and consistency of the country’s signature grape variety. First Carmenere competition The first ever international Carmenere competition will be held next year in Chile. Carmenere on 21,000 mile road trip A Chilean wine connoisseur is about to leave on a four-month, 21,000-mile motorcycle journey to promote Chile’s Carmenère grape across the American continents. Wines of Chile Awards laud Sauvignon, organic, Cabernet and Carmenere Casablanca Sauvignon Blanc, organic reds, Cabernet Sauvignons and Carmeneres stole the show at the first Annual Wines of Chile Awards held in Santiago last week.