Red

2001 Viña Almaviva S.A. Almaviva

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • Chile
  • Maipo Valley
  • Puente Alto
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Community Tasting Notes 196

  • Chekib m. Likes this wine: 92 points

    March 1, 2019 - My first time to try an aged Almaviva.
    Decanted for 3hrs.
    Medium ruby in color.
    Very intense and very interesting nose : liquorish, red and black berry, tapenade, leather, cedar, smoky.
    Still youthful and not showing its age.
    I was expecting a big full body wine in the mouth. Totally wrong! Medium body, with good acidity, youthful though soft tannins, elegant, more red than black berry, graphite. Very nice and balanced.very good length. Beautiful Cabernet wine and still very young.
    This could be even more beautiful in 5yrs time.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Brian1970 Likes this wine: 94 points

    February 17, 2019 - Opened up beautifully. Super balanced, deep stone and berry fruits, great structure, medium finish.

  • Burgundy Al wrote: 91 points

    August 10, 2018 - Great aromas with lots of black plum and berry alongside rich spice. Good depth and richness with reasonably good complexity. Good now through the next few years.

  • gajalaa Likes this wine: 93 points

    August 4, 2018 - Black Fruits, Classic Bordeaux

  • King of all vines wrote: flawed

    July 26, 2018 - Corked!

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  • By Jane Anson
    Almaviva, 6/17/2017 (link)

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  • By Jancis Robinson, MW
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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2001
  • Type Red
  • Producer Viña Almaviva S.A.
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation Almaviva
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Chile
  • Region Maipo Valley
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation Puente Alto
  • UPC Codes 0400007402331, 087000351646, 087000368309, 181303000017

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 6 (0%)
  • In Cellars 1,329 (55%)
  • Consumed 1,083 (45%)

Food Pairing

Community Recommendations

Roast suckling piglet, Steak and rack of lamb.

Who Likes This Wine

94% Like It  36 votes

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