Concha y Toro Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon Puente Alto
199 Ratings
Detail
199 Ratings
Concha y Toro Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon Puente Alto

Wine Details

Style

Red

Region

Chile

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2004 Vintage) Named after the founder of the winery, Don Melchor de Concha y Toro, this wine has become a symbol of the best that the land and the winemaker's hand can produce in Chile.The Puente Alto Vineyard in the Maipo Valley has the perfect combination of climate and soils for producing world-class wine: the climate is ideal and predictable, and the soil is poor and gravelly to reduce yields and increase concentration naturally. After fermentation, the wine is matured in the finest French oak barriques ...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1996 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate.
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1996 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 171 on Jun-07
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/07
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator