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Siegel

Siegel
2014 "1234" Reserva Red Blend , Colchagua Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Pasta Pork

Category: Other Chilean Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Chile
Alcohol: 14%
87 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$14.99
Best Buy

Siegel
2014 "1234" Reserva Red Blend , Colchagua Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Pasta Pork

Category: Other Chilean Red

Date Tasted:
Country: Chile
Alcohol: 14%
Dark ruby black color. Fruity, floral aromas and flavors of pressed flowers and cedar bark, grilled peppers and beets, spiced berries, and chocolate with a satiny, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a silky, buoyant finish evoking accents of cherry pit, honey roasted carrot, nuts, and cedar mulch with crunchy tannins and light oak flavor. A solid Chilean red blend that will shine at the table.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively, Fruity, Juicy & Smooth & Quaffable
Aroma Aroma: pressed flowers and cedar bark, grilled peppers and beets, spiced berries, and chocolate
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with accents of cherry pit, honey roasted carrot, nuts, and cedar mulch
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: with food
Recipes Pairing: Pork Chops, Beef Kabobs, Lasagna
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A solid Chilean red blend that will shine at the table.

The Producer or Importer

Kysela Pere Et Fils, Ltd.

The Producer or  Importer
331 Victory Rd
Winchester, VA 22602
USA
1 540-722-9228

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Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass
Chile is home to many notable red wines beside Carmenère. Bordeaux varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot are planted in large numbers in many of the country's regions. Maipo Valley is the leading region for these wines, especially in terms of quality, which is often world-class. These grapes are also grown in Chile's warm Central Valley, which produces inexpensive wines of very good character.

Cabernet Franc, Syrah and Pinot Noir are also excellent Chilean reds. Syrah has adapted well to both cool (San Antonio and Casablanca Valleys) and warm regions (Colchagua Valley) in the country, while Pinot Noirs from Leyda and San Antonio Valleys near the Pacific Ocean display great complexity.