Lapostolle Cuvée Alexandre Carmenere 2014


SKU 64508


Color: Deep ruby red with purple edge. Nose: Intense red fruit such as raspberry and cherry, good spicy notes such as dill and pink pepper. Delicate oak notes. Palate: This 2014 version is fresh and juicy, with a good concentration and volume. Stands out its red fruit on the palate and its spicy and vibrant finish. Service: Decant and serve at 16°C (60°F). Ideal for dishes such as ostrich fillet and mashed pears, red meat with vegetable ratatouille, eggplant lasagna with cheese. Sourced from our own vineyards, Cuvée Alexandre wines express our dedication to quality and the expression of the Terroir of Lapostolle.
Category Red Wine
Country Chile
Region Colchagua
Appellation Apalta Valley
Brand Lapostolle
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
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Wine EnthusiastDark in appearance, with reduced, grapy, inky aromas, this compact Carmenère nearly collapses under its own weight. Heavily toasted blackberry flavors finish stout, with blackened spice notes. If there's a knock on this blockbuster, it's that it lacks layering and elegance.

Michael Schachner, June 1, 2017

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