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4.8

Achaval-Ferrer Quimera

Achaval-Ferrer
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$27.99
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionMendoza
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Country
Argentina
SubregionMendoza
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GrapesMalbecCabernet SauvignonMerlotCabernet Franc
Wine Description:
Achaval-Ferrer Quimera is a stunning blend from Argentina's Mendoza region, crafted from the finest Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Cabernet Franc and Merlot grapes. The nose is bursting with blackberry, spice, and vanilla aromas. On the palate, lush dark fruits, mocha, and a hint of tobacco are balanced with bright acidity and firm tannins. The finish is lengthy and smooth, with a lingering hint of dark chocolate. This is an elegant, complex wine that is sure to impress any oenophile.
Pros:
  • Achaval-Ferrer Quimera has a great aroma of dark berries, leather, tobacco, and herbs. The flavors are full and rich with a nice balance of tannins and acidity. It has an intense, complex finish that lingers on the palate
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Cons:
  • Achaval-Ferrer Quimera can be overly tannic for some palates and the price is on the high side for a full-bodied red
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User Rating:

4.3
Most Reviewed

Expert Rating:

4.8

Wine Expert Note:

The Achaval-Ferrer Quimera is a bold and powerful blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Cabernet Franc and Merlot. On the nose, it offers aromas of ripe blackberry, black cherry, cedar, and hints of earth and spice. The palate is full and intense, with notes of dark fruit, tobacco, leather, and a hint of minerality. The tannins are well-integrated, and the finish is long and elegant. An exceptional wine, the Achaval-Ferrer Quimera is a perfect example of Argentine winemaking at its finest.
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