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Anakena Carménère

Wine Details

Vineyard

Anakena

Varietal

Carmenere

Style

Red

Region

Chile

Wine Description

Vina Anakena was founded by Felipe Ibáñez and childhood friend, Jorge Gutiérrez, at the end of the 1990s. Anakena currently owns over 400 hectares of vineyards (155 hectares in Cachapoal Valley, 128 hectares in Leyda in the San Antonio Valley, 70 hectares in Cerro Ninquén in the Colchagua Valley, and 70 hectares in Las Cabras, near the Peumo area) producing 400,000 cases of wine per year. The wines are exported to over 40 countries around the world. Winemaking at Anakena is overseen by chief oenologist, Gonzalo Pérez. Gonzalo has been making wine for over 15 years and previously held winemaking positions at a number of Chilean wineries.

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    flavorful but undistinguished

    over 6 years