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282 Ratings
Root 1 Cabernet Sauvignon Colchagua Valley
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Wine Details

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2013 Vintage) The vineyards of the Maipo valley extend from the city of Santiago to the west where they meet the cool coast. Known for their distinctive renditions of well-balanced reds, the warmth of the sun and oscillating winds from the Andes provides ideal conditions for Cabernet Sauvignon. Root: 1 is particularly notable for its elegant, lush, and ripe fruit flavors.

Winemaker's Notes

Deep ruby color, intense aromas of red fruits and cassis, with some hints of vanilla. Well balanced with soft tannins and good structure. Abundance of fruit flavors like cherries and plums, with a complex and long finish. The grapes for Root:1 are hand picked from two of Chile’s most well known viticultural regions, Maipo and Colchagua. The wine is grown, harvested, blended, and bottled to create a balanced, fruit forward, expressive Cabernet true to the terroir of Chile’s best viticultural regio...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate