2019 Casas del Bosque Pinot Noir ROSE....$12.99
Nice bouquet of typical pinot notes here with fresh raspberries and spiced red-berries. Textured with light oak toast on the palate, adding some complexity and length to the wine. Drink now. Screw cap.
Rated 90/100 James Suckling
Onion skin in color, showing classic aromas of strawberry and redcurrant complemented by subtle notes of roses and spice. Elegant in the mouth, offering fresh red fruit flavors, with some weight and complexity through the clean finish -- winery
2018 Casas del Bosque Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva....$12.99
Wood treatment: 100% French Oak
Deep red with a purple hue. Aromas reminiscent of black cherries, raspberries, mint and tobacco are complemented with notes of vanilla and mocha from the French oak barrels the wine was aged in. This Cabernet Sauvignon is lively and fresh, with supple tannins and excellent length.
Effusively minty, with freshly crushed red fruit and spice flavors that feature crisp acidity. Dark chocolate notes show on the finish. Drink now. 5,000 cases made, 2,000 cases imported.
Rated 87/100 Wine Spectator
Rated 91/100 Tim Atkin, MW (writer for Decanter)
2018 Casas del Bosque Carmenere Reserva...$12.99
Deep red with a garnet hue. Aromas reminiscent of black cherries, plums and dry leaves are complemented with notes of chocolate and spice from the French oak barrels the wine was aged in. This Carménère is soft and plump, with supple tannins and good length.
Just a delightful mouthful of dark berry compote, plum, sweet red cherry, smoky vanilla and toasty oak spice. Excellent value under $17. Aged in oak barrel for 10 months.
Carmenère food pairings: meaty stews, vegetarian lasagne, slow-braised lamb shanks in red wine sauce. This Casas del Bosque Reserva Carmenère 2018 was reviewed on July 9, 2020 by Natalie MacLean
Rated 90/100 Natalie Maclean