Anakena

Anakena

Rapel, Chile
Wines are an expression of country, people and place. Anakena is rooted at the foothills of the Andes in the Alto Rapel Valley and their wines extract the full expression of their gifted Andrean soil, birthplace of their ancestral cultures. With highly refined tools and techniques in grape production, enology, commercial practice and management – Anakena – an impacting, universal and memorable brand.

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Sauvignon Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc 2010/2011 (RV)

A crisp pale gold Sauvignon Blanc, with intense notes of white peach, pineapple and citrus. On the palate it is fresh, with a pleasant finish. Delicious as an aperitif, or with chicken salad, white fish and light appetizers.
BEST VALUE: Wine Spectator Buying Guide 2011
GOLD: Concours Mondial de Bruxelles ‘02 (2001 vintage)

Chardonnay
Chardonnay 2010 (RV)

An expressive and fresh wine. This Chardonnay is bursting with mango, melon and pear aromas. At the palate it is smooth with a pleasant finish. Delicious as an aperitif, with seafood, risotto, and pasta.
GOLD: Mundus Vini Germany ‘04 (2004 vintage)
GOLD: Chardonnay du Monde ‘03 (2002 vintage)

Merlot
Single Vineyard Viognier 2010 (RV)

Golden straw in colour, this Viognier shows intense apricot, roses, and ginger aromas. This crisp and elegant wine is delicious as an aperitif, or with Thai and oriental food.
GOLD & Best in Class: Int’l Wine & Spirit Competition ’09 (2009 vintage)
TROPHY: Annual Wines of Chile Awards ’08 (2007 vintage)
90 points: Descorchados Wine Guide 2012
GOLD: Challenge du Vin ‘07 (2006 vintage)
Bronze: Decanter World Wine Awards 2011
90 points: Descorchados Wine Guide 2012

Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot 2009/2011 (RV)

This Merlot is dark, ruby red in colour with strawberry and blackberry aromas. On the palate it is rich and smooth with rounded tannins and a very pleasant finish. Delicious as an aperitif or with white meat, pastas and cheeses.
 SILVER: Concours Mondial de Bruxelles ‘03 (2001 vintage)

Reserve
Cabernet Sauvignon 2005 (RV) (375ml)
Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 (RV)

A fresh Cabernet Sauvignon with plums, black cherry and spice aromas. Smooth on the palate with rounded tannins, this deep purple wine is well balanced and has a lasting finish. Delicious with red meats, cold cuts and cheeses.
SILVER: Vinalies International París ‘06 (2004 vintage)
SILVER: Hong Kong Int’l Wine Challenge ‘03 (2002 vintage)

Carmenere
Single Vineyard Carmenère 2010 (RV)

This Carmenère is bursting with ripe blackberry, damson and spice aromas. These notes are unique to this variety which has become the flagship wine for Chile. Intense fruit flavours and velvety tannins make this an exceptional wine.
GOLD: Sélections Mondiales des Vins – Canada 2011 (2009 vintage)
SILVER: Annual Wines of Chile Awards 2010 (2007 vintage)
90 points: Descorchados Wine Guide 2012
SILVER: Int’l Wine Challenge 2011 (2009 vintage)
Bronze: Decanter World Wine Awards 2011 (2009 vintage)

Viognier
Indo Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah 2007 (RV)

A complex powerful wine with excellent integration between fruit and oak. A perfect complement of Cabernet Sauvignon, which gives structure and cassis notes and 15% Syrah that, adds notes of spices and juicy tannins. Ideal as an accompaniment for lamb, grilled steak, game and cheese fondue.

Indo
ONA Premium 2007 (RV)

A complex blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenère and Syrah. Aged in oak barrels for 14 months, it is very aromatic, with dark chocolate, black currant and a touch of liquorice. It is rich, with rounded tannins and a very long finish. Delicious with roast beef, game and fresh cheese.
SILVER: Catad`Or Grand Hyatt Wine Awards Santiago ‘08 (2006 vintage)
SILVER: Selections Mondiales des Vins Canada 2010
91 points : Wine Enthusiast (2008 vintage)

Ona
Single Vineyard Late Harvest 2011 (500ml) (Sweet)

Muscat of Alexandria and Viognier have been blended to produce this complex and elegant wine. Intense yellow gold in colour, it exhibits honey, apricot and delicate floral notes. Excellent as an aperitif, with desserts, or with after dinner cheeses.

Late Harvest
Single Vineyard Pinot Noir 2011 (RV)

100% Pinot Noir. Red-ruby colored, this Pinot Noir presents complex and intense aromas of strawberry, cherries and cloves combined with green tea leaves notes. It is gentle and buttery on the palate, with a persistent finish. Delicious served with tuna, risotto, salads and white meats.

Late Harvest
Indo Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 (RV)

100% Cabernet Sauvignon. This deep ruby-colored Cabernet Sauvignon expresses aromas of red fruit, chocolate and coffee. On the palate it is a rounded wine, with medium body and a long and persistent finish. A perfect wine as an accompaniment to lamb stew, game meat or fondue.

Alwa 2009

A red ruby color wine with violet highlights. On the nose it is a complex wine with lush red fruit flavours and floral notes that suggest violets and lavender. A great complexity on the palate with fresh black and red fruit notes intermingled with pepper and caramel. The fine and velvety tannins complemented with an excellent acidity brings out the freshness and balance of this silky wine.
87 points : Wine Enthusiast (2007vintage)
88 points : Wine Enthusiast (2007 vintage)