Federal Wine & Spirits

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The Wines:

Reds from Two Sides of the Andes
January 18, 2012




2007 Vina Falernia Carmenere; Color: medium red brown; Aroma: herbal, heady saddle leather, muted spice; Mouth: rich rather soft, clean , good acid medium bodied dense, thick tactile, thick herbal; Very Good 13.99; Mixed Case, 12.59; Case, 11.89

2007 Vina Falernia Carmnere-Syrah Reserva: Deep Purple. Pepper, herb and smoked meat. Medium-full bodied, plum and chocolate soft tannins with long balanced finish Very Good 11.99; Mixed Case, 10.79; Case, 10.19

2007 Vina Falernia Syrah Reserva: Deep purple. Black pepper, meat, dark chocolate, dark fruit and spice. Full bodied, ripe fruit, mint, dark chocolate and coffee, long smooth finish Very Good Plus 12.99; Mixed Case, 11.69; Case, 11.04


2010 Renacer Malbec Punto Fino: Deep red. Black cherry, spice and incense. Flavorful rich fruit, spicy with notable minerality. Good structure. Very Good Plus 12.99/bottle 11.69/mixed case 11.04/case

2008 Tikal Jubilo: Opaque red, purple highlights. black currant, cherry, oak and spice aromas. Opulent fruit and coffee notes balanced by well integrated tannins. Very Good Plus to Excellent 42.99/bottle 38.69/mixed case 36.54/case

2009 Renacer Enamore: Deep red. Complex aromas of dark fruit, raisin and spice. Full bodied, layered sweet fruit with intensity. concentrated, long balanced spicy finish. Very Good Plus to Excellent. 26.99/bottle 24.29/mixed case 22.94/case


1-18 Andes Case: Special, two each of the above wines - $208

Instore only 1-18 Andes Pack: Special, one each of the above wines - $110


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