Original
12 Ratings
Montes Purple Angel Carmenere Colchagua Valley
$737.88 USD
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Wine Details

Varietal

Carmenere

Style

Red

Region

Chile

Wine Description

(2005 Vintage) Aromas are the combination of the dark fruit flavors given by the Apalta Carmenère, the spicy and lively hints given by the Marchigüe Carmenère (cooler area only 18 kms or 11 miles to the Pacific Ocean), and wildness of black berries given by the Petit Verdot. This wine is full bodied, with a considerably amount of ripe tannins giving grip and structure to this lovely wine. Cellaring potential is no less than 10 years. Purple Angel is a blend of 92% Carmenère and 8% Petit Verdot from the Colchag...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 06/07
  • Wine Advocate
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 171 on Jun-07
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/05
  • Wine News
    (2005 Vintage)