Wine Appraisal

SAINT COSME COTES- DU- RHONE 2016 RHONE FRANCE

The 2016 Cotes- du- Rhone was Superb wine from mostly Syrah Grapes, blended from vineyards in Vinsobres and the Gard.
 
Sight/ Appearance
A clear wine on sight with medium plus intensity. Nice ruby color with decent purple hues, layered  texture.

Nose
Clean on the nose with medium plus intensity. Lovely floral and....

MONTES ALPHA Carmenère 2009 D.O. COLCHAGUA VALLEY CHILE

This French Oak Barrel Aged wine is smooth and rich. The relatively cool climate of Colchagua valley allows this late-ripening variety to mature slowly and smoothly and reach full ripeness. Clay soils give strength and power to the wine. After fermentation, the wine is moved to French oak barrels where it is aged for 12 months.

Sight/ Appearance
Deep and liv....