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94 • Echeverria 2009 Founder's Selection, Cabernet Sauvignon, Maipo Valley$29.90.
Rich and round aromas of melted pistachio toffee, honeyed coconut macaroon, dill, and cassis compote with a satiny fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a savory roasted beet, praline and pepper accented finish. A delicious sipper or table wine. (tasted on Oct-24-2011)
92 • Oveja Negra 2009 Single Vineyard, Cabernet Sauvignon, Maule Valley $16. Best Buy.
Aromas of cassis pie, vanilla cream, nut brittle, and cherry butter with a supple fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a beet, honey and greens accented finish. A very tasty table wine with a nice savory, mouthwatering finish. (tasted on Oct-24-2011)
92 • Quasar 2009 Limited Edition, Cabernet Sauvignon, Curico Valley$14.90. Best Buy.
Aromas and flavors of waxy honeycomb, chocolate nougat cookie, and currant jam with a silky fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a pure, tangy, roasted carrot and earth accented finish. (tasted on Oct-24-2011)
87 • Echeverria 2008 Reserva, Cabernet Sauvignon, Curico Valley$11.90. Best Buy.
Bold olive skin, leather, sandalwood, bitumen, and grilled berry aromas with a supple dryish medium-to-full body and a chewy, earth, beet and nut finish. A charming rustic table wine that will go well with oxtail stew and roasts. (tasted on Oct-24-2011)
87 • Chilensis 2010 Reserva, Cabernet Sauvignon, Colchagua Valley $12. Best Buy.
Aromas of cigar tobacco, chocolate nuts, cherry taffy and herbs with a silky, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, black raspberry and toffee finish. Very nice. (tasted on Oct-24-2011)
85 • Corbett Canyon NV Cabernet Sauvignon, Central Valley $7/1.5 L. Best Buy.|Find-a-Wine|
Aromas of cherry sherbet and pie with a soft, fruity medium body and a snappy, juicy chocolate and berry finish. A nice fruity quaffer or burger wine. (tasted on Oct-24-2011)