Chile has seen an explosion in quality wines over the last few years. One such example is Estampa Gran Reserva Wines.
Viña Estampa began in 2001 under the entrepreneurial spirit of Miguel González-Ortiz. From the beginning, the winery focused on innovation and modern techniques to create world-class wines that would fully express the characteristics of the different varieties and their country of origin.
Here are some solid choices from Estampa:
Red violet in color, Estampa Carmenere displays ripe blackberries with notes of oak, tobacco and vanilla. Its juicy, concentrated flavor with raspberry and plum tannins leads to a long, lingering, chewy finish. Rated 92 Points by James Suckling.
Its citrus and crisp green aromas contain a minerally note of wet stone. The racy, lean palate also suggests stoniness, while this wine tastes of orange and green herbs proceeding to a finish that displays bell pepper. Composed of 95% Sauvignon Blanc, 3% Chardonnay, and 2% Viognier grapes.
Originating in the noteworthy winemaking Colchagua Valley region, Estampa Cabernet has pronounced juniper and herbaceous scents are on the nose, with olive and eucalyptus notes. This bold blend is dense with a smooth mouthfeel. Its herbal berry flavors carry some buttery oak with a spicy long finish.
There is a wealth of fantastic wines from all around the globe. You can pick up a bottle of Estampa Gran Reserva, as well as many other wonderful choices, at large, local wine emporiums like Wyatt’s, which offers you a global approach to spirit and wine tasting.