Almaviva, 1999 (Short tasting)


Winery
Viña Almaviva S.A
Country
Chile
Region
Región Metropolitana
Bottle size
0.75l
Grape(s)
Cabernet Franc: 78%
Cabernet Sauvignon: 19%
Carménère: 3%
Rating
94 WB

Fill level
Label condition
Capsule condition
Eye
Clearness:
clear
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Color depth:
dense
Nose
Aroma:
Cigar box, Blackberry, Leather
Mouth
Sweetness:
dry
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Acid:
fine
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Tannins:
roundet

Aroma:
Nutmeg, Licorice, Elder
Palate
Body:
balanced
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Alcoholic strength:
concentrated
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Consistency:
pronounced

Aroma:
Coffee beans, Cedar, Pepper
Overall impression
Bouquet of black cherries and cigar boxes. Develops perfectly after one to two hours. Very intense finish followed by a silky fruit and coffee feeling. Will keep well for a few more years.