2010 Quintessa - Red 750ml

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2010 Quintessa - Red Front View
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Professional Reviews For This Wine


International Wine Cellar | Rating: 92

(92% cabernet sauvignon with 3% merlot, 2% each cabernet franc and petit verdot, and 1% carmenere): Good bright, deep red. Perfumed aromas of raspberry, currant, fresh herbs, sage, tobacco leaf and flowers; downright claret-like. Broad and nicely high-pitched on the palate, with complex red fruit, spice, tobacco and herb flavors lifted by graphite minerality. This highly aromatic wine really spreads out and resounds on the back end. The building tannins are firm and a bit peppery, but the finish is pliant and sweet. A very successful vintage for this flagship bottling.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 168

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Collector Reviews For This Wine


Rating: 94
Author: Litig8tr
Trust Rating: 96
Tasted On: 02/07/2015
I had my doubts about this wine, given the relatively low ratings. But it is well made, with lots of dark berries, well integrated tannins and just a hint of spice on the finish. Still over priced but well done.

Average rating: 92, based on 2 reviews

Collector Data For This Wine

249 bottles owned by 43 collectors.

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About This Producer


In 2002, Valeria and Agustin Huneeus' dream of the quintessential wine estate - one vineyard that produces one singular estate wine - was realized with the opening of the winery at Quintessa.

Quintessa is truly a "winemaker's winery." The design facilitates a gravity-flow process and a state-of-the-art winery specifically tailored with fermenters and tanks sized to match the diverse blocks in the Quintessa vineyard. Additionally, the winery at Quintessa is outfitted with the latest in winemaking technology. French oak and stainless steel fermenters stand tall along the winery's front wall, providing the winemaking team with a choice of characteristics adding complexity and subtlety to the blend.

Quintessa, like all classic wines of the world, bears the same name as the vineyard from which it is made. The winery's goal is to produce the best expression of this extraordinary vineyard each and every year.

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