2000 Concha y Toro Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon Puente Alto
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190 Ratings
2000 Concha y Toro Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon Puente Alto

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 ...

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    vmf

    95 Pts. delicious. cedar box and dried fruits, prune? sweet spice and earth/smoke. long finish. I should have bought more. patience was rewarded. what a memorable wine.

    over 3 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1996 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate.
  • 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
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 1998 Vintage) Rating: 84/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on May-06
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1998 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 140 on Apr-02