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91 • Echeverria 2008 Reserva, Syrah, Maipo Valley$11.90. Best Buy.
Garnet black color. Aromas of caramel custard, baked cherry, and spicy nougat with a silky fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a long, juicy blackberry, cedar and spice finish. Very nice; serve with pepper steaks. (tasted on Mar-07-2011)
89 • Tabalí 2009 Reserva, Syrah, Limari Valley $14.99. Best Buy.
Violet color. Crispy bacon fat, black raspberry and cream aromas with a chewy, dry-yet-fruity medium-to-full body and a tangy apple skin, peppercorn, and cedar finish with crunchy tannins. (tasted on Mar-07-2011)
87 • Locomotora 2006 Sagrada Familia, Syrah, Lontue Valley $8.99. Best Buy.
Interesting aromas of baked chocolate, salty roasted nuts, and dried berries with a silky fruity-yet-dry medium body and a refreshing apple skin and pepper finish with firm tannins. (tasted on Mar-07-2011)
85 • Sun Valley 2009 Syrah, Lontue Valley $8.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Deep garnet color. Aromas of baked cherries and peppers and grilled kale with a round dry medium body and a tart pomegranate delicate spiced nut finish with dusty tannins. (tasted on Mar-07-2011)