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Achaval-Ferrer "Quimera"

Achaval-Ferrer "Quimera" - 2014

Item # 11108 750mL
$39.96/ Single Bottle
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$239.76 $215.78/ Case of 6
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Tasting Notes

Complex aromas of plum, blackberry, chocolate, and sous-bois. Big, round and velvety in the mouth, very ripe tannins and a long mineral finish.


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