1997 Veramonte Primus (375ML half-bottle)
Carmenère is known for its balance of wild spice and smooth, velvety texture. Concentrated flavors bright blackberry and cherry fruit explode on the palate. A lush mouthfeel leads into a long and intense finish packed with spice and dark fruit characters. Primus is a combination of power and finesse. A true Chilean original.Carmenère's exotic, rich flavors make Primus a perfect complement for full-flavored foods. Pair Primus with duck, beef tenderloin, wild game (venison, elk, squab, rabbit), bit...
Wine.comUp-front fruit flavors of blackberry and bright black cherry. Menthol and earth notes merge seamlessly with soft tannins and toasty oak. Big and full-bodied with a long, rich finish.
Wine SpectatorRating: 81/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/99