Posts Tagged ‘Casa Lapostolle’

Casa LaPostolle Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 Cuvee Alexander “Apalta Vineyard” wine review by (PB)

Deep, black cherry/garnet hue to the rim, nearly inky in appearance. Bouquet–Cherry black cherry up front but soon eclipsed by vegetal notes of green pepper, cedar and perhaps some licorice. Palate–Bold, stern wine that is immature yet showing what it’s made of. The fruit is subdued by the other complexities and is utterly angular with […]

Casa Lapostolle Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

Going on 15 years now, Chile has been my “go to” for unearthing great wine values. A long time ago I discovered Casa Lapostolle’s “Cuvee Alexandre” line of wines, finding the Merlot particularly enjoyable — and fairly easy on the wallet. That said, when I happened upon this “Casa” Cabernet Sauvignon, my expectations were high […]

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