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“…wineries such as Montes, among others, have figured out how to produce terrific red wines at bargain prices.“ … “Over recent years, Montes has been one of the standard bearers of quality wines from Chile under the leadership of Aurelio Montes. The lineup is top-notch from entry level to top-of-the-line.“
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Some Awards…
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Chardonnay Classic has been selected as one of the Top 100 Best Buys by Wine Enthusiast. To qualify the wines need to have a high score in relation to its price. We are very happy to have been included in this year selection!
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Purple Angel selected as one of the top 100 by Decanter Fine Wine Encounter!
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Great scores to our wines by Robert Parker:
94 Points: Montes Folly 2006
93 Points: Montes Purple Angel 2006
92 Points: Montes Alpha M 2006
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DECANTER, U.K., May
FIVE STARS TO MONTES FOLLY 2006
In the last Decanter Chilean Syrah panel, our Montes Folly 2006 has been selected as one of the three outstanding Decanter Award Winners, with 5 stars. With 110 wines tasted, Decanter said it was one of the best tastings they had done and the panel made very good comments about the quality. “A spectacularly successful tasting left our panel in a state of high excitement about the future of what they feel is now Chile’s top red variety”

Montes Labels

  • Montes Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
    A wine with extremely attractive tropical nose. A fresh, crispy, light, happy wine to the palate. Pale yellow and 100% fermented in stainless steel. No oak ageing. Selected grapes picked from the cool Casablanca climate together with the elegance of the f
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  • Montes Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
    Fruity sophisticated elegant wine with the expression of the terroir of Colchagua valley. Beautiful intensive ruby red colour. In the nose there are cassis and strawberry flavors, with combined hints of black cherries and chocolate.
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  • Montes Reserve Chardonnay
    It is a fruity, peachy and intense wine. The oak aging is in perfect balance with the fruit, which makes this very pleasant with a very evident chardonnay character. The malolactic fermentation makes the wine fuller in body and more complex in the mid-pal
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  • Montes Alpha Chardonnay
    It is a strong fruity wine with beautiful Chardonnay character. Evident banana, pineapple, and tropical fruits in the upfront with a well-integrated oak that helps add elegance without covering the fruit.
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  • Montes Alpha Cabernet Sauvignon
    Deep ruby red color, the expression of cabernet sauvignon is evident providing structure and elegance. Lots of berries fruits and hints of tobacco and vanilla. Promising abundant soft rounded tannins. The structure and balance of this full bodied wine mak
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  • Montes Purple Angel
    The Carmenère from Apalta adds sophistication and subtlety to the blend, providing chocolate, vanilla and tobacco aromas, due to the combination of dark fruit flavors and the spiciness typical of the variety while the grapes from our Marchigue estate, pro
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  • Montes Folly
    Montes Folly has a generous, deep intense ruby red color. On the nose the wine is very elegant with lively black ripe fruit, hints of dark chocolate and a subtle toastiness. On the mouth, the wine is robust, concentrated, velvety and dense. Tobacco and va
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  • Montes Alpha M
    This intensely powerful wine with soft, round, solid tannins has a distinguished character with aromas of red fruits, cassis and a touch of cedar and cinnamon. In the mouth, the wine has delightful notes of vanilla and coffee, and a long, lingering finish
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  • Montes Cherub Rosé
    Montes Cherub is a seductive, elegant, dry wine, with an intense cherry-pink color. Expressive of the grape and its terroir, it shows distinct Syrah character: spiciness and hints of strawberry, rose and orange peel.
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