2019 Almaviva Almaviva
Proprietary Blend - 750ML
2019 Almaviva Almaviva
  • JS 97
  • WA 95

$149.94

In Stock: 0 btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 5 btls
ETA: Jun. 2022

$149.94

In Stock: 0 btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 5 btls
ETA: Jun. 2022

Shipping info Wine Storage

JS 97
jamessuckling.com, June 2021
The aromas of iodine and blackcurrants with roses and lavender make the wine extremely perfumed. It’s full-bodied with a tight, fine-tannined palate that shows linear flow through the center palate. It’s vertical and...   The aromas of iodine and blackcurrants with roses and lavender make the wine extremely perfumed. It’s full-bodied with a tight, fine-tannined palate that shows linear flow through the center palate. It’s vertical and integrated, adding depth and serious quality to the wine.  
WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2021
(95+ points) The 2019 Almaviva is a blend of 68% Cabernet Sauvignon, 23% Carmenère (from Peumo), 5% Cabernet Franc, 3% Petit Verdot and 1% Merlot, higher in Carmenere and reflecting a warmer and drier vintage when then...   (95+ points) The 2019 Almaviva is a blend of 68% Cabernet Sauvignon, 23% Carmenère (from Peumo), 5% Cabernet Franc, 3% Petit Verdot and 1% Merlot, higher in Carmenere and reflecting a warmer and drier vintage when then bottled wine reached 15% alcohol. It fermented with destemmed grapes in stainless steel and matured in French oak barrels, 75% of them new, for 18 months. Here, the Carmenere adds herbal freshness and changes the aromatic profile when compared with the 2019 Epu. 2019 was a good year for Carmenere, which suffers in extremely warm years like 2017, but in moderately warm years like 2019, the variety displays that herbal character and has good density. It's full-bodied and round, with saturated tannins, tasty, spicy and long, with a dry, serious finish. It's balsamic, with notes of camphor and a silky and velvety texture. 200,000 bottles produced. It was bottled in January 2021.- LG  
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Proprietary Blend
Country Chile
Region Maipo Valley
Sub-region Puente Alto
Vintage 2019
Size 750ML