2015 Carrete Valle Central Cabernet Sauvignon

Flavorful and smooth, with a firm backbone, this crowd-pleasing Cabernet Sauvignon from the Valle Central region of Chile shows a vibrant ruby color, with tightly knit blackcurrant, black cherry and fig flavors that are characteristic of the grape variety, followed by a long, elegant aftertaste. Savor this joyful wine over a hearty meal of grilled meats or pasta.

Recipe Pairings

Grilled Beef with Salsa Verde

Flavor Profile

 

Tastes Like

black cherry

black currant

Dark Chocolate

fig

Region

Central Valley, Chile

Pairings

Braised Meats

Grilled Red Meats

Charcuterie

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