133 Ratings
Vina Almaviva Puente Alto

Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) Intense ruby red, The nose reveals stable, frank aromas of ripe cassis, plum and blackberries, associated to mineral hints and fine notes of vanilla, coffee, grilled orange zest, tobacco and cacao.  The mouth shows outstanding balance, great acidity, a firm tannic structure, and exceptional persistence. A brilliant wine, elegant, constant and precise in its character, showing a palate of class, with persistent and refined tannins.  

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    93 pts. was very good. had at Darlington House. food was excellent as well. black fruits, some early tannins, better with decanting.

    about 3 years
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    about 3 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 06/07
  • Wine Spectator
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/31/01
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast