ABOUT ME   RETAILERS & AGENTS   CONTACT ME          
WineDiva
Professional Wine Reviews without Pretention
Join! Become a Diva
It is Free!
Falernia Carmenere Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
BC: $19.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178
Had this wine? Rate It.
WineDiva's Review

Inky, savoury, robust.
The Falernia estate is located in the northernmost viticultural region of Chile, in the Elqui Valley and this wine is made from what has come to be known as Chile's grape - Carmenere.
The 2019 vintage has robust spicy~meaty overtones with chocolate, saddle leather, white pepper, currents and vanilla. It's notably concentrated, inky and thick; chocolate, dried cherries, chocolate and white pepper flavours pop up on the palate. Good freshness overall--an excellent wine at a great price.


Pairs great with Gone Crackers Olive Oil & Cracked Pepper
 
 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, Cheese - Hard/Aged, GONE CRACKERS, Game Day Wines


©copyright 2024 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Diva reviewed - 2022-08-30 13:17:42.0

Like this wine? Try These

Reviews: 60, Pages: 1 of 1, 1
Falernia Carmenere Reserve Single Vineyard Pedriscal, Elqui Valley Chile
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
BC: $19.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 100.001741
Had this wine? Rate It.

Falernia Carmenere Reserve Single Vineyard Pedriscal, Elqui Valley Chile
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2020
Price:
AB: $30.0 + price will vary
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 100.001615
Had this wine? Rate It.

Falernia Carmenere Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2018
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
BC: $19.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 100.001324
Had this wine? Rate It.

Falernia Carmenere Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2020
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
BC: $19.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -456178

Ranking: 26.001092
Had this wine? Rate It.

Falernia Cabernet Sauvigon Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
AB: $20.0 + price will vary
BC Private Wine Stores: $20.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.000754
Had this wine? Rate It.

Falernia Sangiovese Gran Reserva, Elqui Valley Chile
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: NV
Price:
AB: $18.0 + price will vary
BC: $19.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.000589
Had this wine? Rate It.

Phantom Creek Estates Cabernet Franc, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC: $42.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -164406

Ranking: 24.001725
Had this wine? Rate It.

Rust Wine Co. Syrah Lazy River Vineyard, Similkameen Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Golden Mile Bench
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $44.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -150444

Ranking: 24.001717
Had this wine? Rate It.

Stag's Hollow Merlot, Skaha Bench, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $24.0 + price may vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -550087

Ranking: 24.001659
Had this wine? Rate It.

Pascual Toso Cabernet Sauvignon, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $0.0 price N/A

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -251082

Ranking: 24.001628
Had this wine? Rate It.

Benjamin Hessel 'Les Annereaux', Bordeaux, France
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.00162
Had this wine? Rate It.

Mascota Vineyards 'La Mascota' Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $20.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001573
Had this wine? Rate It.

Quartz & Yarrow Sustainable White, Similkameen Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC: $29.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -427118

Ranking: 24.001526
Had this wine? Rate It.

Moon Curser 'Dead of Night', Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $45.0 + price will vary
Winery: $44.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -806117

Ranking: 24.00152
Had this wine? Rate It.

Bartier Bros. Pinot Noir Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2022
Price:
Winery: $39.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001462
Had this wine? Rate It.

Cantina Tollo' MO' Riserva, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2016
Price:
BC: $24.99 BCLSelect

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001427
Had this wine? Rate It.

Township 7 'Provenance Series' Cabernet Sauvignon, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $35.0 + price may vary
Winery: $34.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001425
Had this wine? Rate It.

Susana Balbo 'BenMarco' Malbec Uco Valley, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2018
Price:
BC: $26.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -355321

Ranking: 24.001397
Had this wine? Rate It.

Phantom Creek Estates Petite Cuvee, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $37.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -164406

Ranking: 24.001349
Had this wine? Rate It.

Osoyoos Larose 'Le Grand Vin', Okanagan Valley
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Osoyoos
Vintage: 2017
Price:
BC: $48.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -129999

Ranking: 24.001303
Had this wine? Rate It.

Stag's Hollow 'Renaissance' Syrah, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2018
Price:
Winery: $38.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001293
Had this wine? Rate It.

Pentage Winery 'GSM', Skaha Lake, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2016
Price:
Winery: $30.5

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001278
Had this wine? Rate It.

Clos du Soleil 'Grower's Series' Middle Bench Vineyard Syrah, Similkameen Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Similkameen Valley DVA
Vintage: 2021
Price:
Winery: $33.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001274
Had this wine? Rate It.

Laughing Stock Vineyards 'Portfolio', Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2017
Price:
Winery: $50.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -182477

Ranking: 24.001265
Had this wine? Rate It.

Phantom Creek Estates Merlot, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2018
Price:
Winery: $42.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -164406

Ranking: 24.001213
Had this wine? Rate It.

Rust Wine Co. Syrah South Rock Vineyard, Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Golden Mile Bench
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $44.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 24.001183
Had this wine? Rate It.

Harper's Trail 'Thadd Springs Vineyard' Pinot Noir, Thompson Valley, British Columbia
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2021
Price:
Winery: $26.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -271692

Ranking: 24.001147
Had this wine? Rate It.

Halos de Jupiter, Cotes du Rhone, France
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC: $26.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -254995

Ranking: 24.001045
Had this wine? Rate It.

Catena 'High Mountain Vines' Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $24.99
ON: $20.0
Widely Available: $20.0 to $25 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -478727

Ranking: 22.001033
Had this wine? Rate It.

Luccarrelli Negroamaro, Puglia Italy
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $15.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -36432

Ranking: 22.001003
Had this wine? Rate It.

Bartier Bros. Grenache~Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $45.0 + price will vary
Winery: $44.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.001
Had this wine? Rate It.

Bartier Bros. Grenache~Syrah~Mourvedre, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $45.0 + price will vary
Winery: $44.99

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000991
Had this wine? Rate It.

Laughing Stock Vineyards 'Portfolio', Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: Okanagan Valley Naramata / Penticton
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $50.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -182477

Ranking: 22.000985
Had this wine? Rate It.

Bodega La Rural 'La Vuelta' Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2020
Price:
AB: $15.0 + price will vary
BC Private Wine Stores: $17.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -188540

Ranking: 22.000958
Had this wine? Rate It.

Black Hills Estate Winery Carmenere, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2018
Price:
Winery: $60.0 exclusive: wine club + winery

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -380063

Ranking: 22.000956
Had this wine? Rate It.

Robin Ridge 'Frigate' Meritage, Similkameen Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2015
Price:
Winery: $27.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000954
Had this wine? Rate It.

Rust Wine Co. Syrah, Ferreira Vineyard, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Golden Mile Bench
Vintage: 2018
Price:
Winery: $44.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000932
Had this wine? Rate It.

Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon, Knights Valley Sonoma California
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: California Napa Valley
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC: $51.99
Widely Available: $43.0 + price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -352583

Ranking: 22.000925
Had this wine? Rate It.

Moon Curser 'Dead of Night', Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $45.0 + price will vary
Winery: $43.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -806117

Ranking: 22.000906
Had this wine? Rate It.

Stag's Hollow Limited Edition No.05 'Cachet', Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2018
Price:
Winery: $85.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000878
Had this wine? Rate It.

Clos du Soleil 'Winemaker's Series' Middle Bench Vineyard Pinot Blanc, Similkameen Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Similkameen Valley DVA
Vintage: 2020
Price:
Winery: $20.9

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000872
Had this wine? Rate It.

Clos du Soleil 'Winemaker's Series' Middle Bench Vineyard Pinot Blanc, Similkameen Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Similkameen Valley DVA
Vintage: 2021
Price:
Winery: $24.9

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000866
Had this wine? Rate It.

Pascual Toso Reserva Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $28.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -447888

Ranking: 22.000861
Had this wine? Rate It.

Cantina Tollo 'Pietrame' Limited Edition, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC: $14.99 BCLSelect

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000837
Had this wine? Rate It.

Bartier Bros. Pinot Noir Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2021
Price:
Winery: $0.0 Club Members only

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000828
Had this wine? Rate It.

Winemaker's Cut Syrah, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2018
Price:
Winery: $34.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -157192

Ranking: 22.000788
Had this wine? Rate It.

Quartz & Yarrow Sustainable Red, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2016
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $36.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 22.000754
Had this wine? Rate It.

Bartier Bros. Syrah, Cerquiera Vineyard, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Okanagan Valley
Vintage: 2020
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $30.0 + price will vary
Winery: $30.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -73189

Ranking: 22.000722
Had this wine? Rate It.

Luccarrelli Primitivo, Puglia Italy
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $15.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -9266

Ranking: 30.000704
Had this wine? Rate It.

Septima Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2018
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $15.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -3475

Ranking: 30.000644
Had this wine? Rate It.

Bodega Septima Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2018
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $19.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -3475

Ranking: 26.000627
Had this wine? Rate It.

Cantina Tollo 'Pietrame' Limited Edition, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $14.99 BCLSelect

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.00059
Had this wine? Rate It.

Moon Curser 'Dead of Night', Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: Okanagan Valley Oliver / Osoyoos
Vintage: 2021
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $50.0 + price will vary
Winery: $45.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -806117

Ranking: 26.000575
Had this wine? Rate It.

Robin Ridge 'Falcon' Merlot, Similkameen Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2016
Price:
Winery: $21.25

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -276014

Ranking: 26.000562
Had this wine? Rate It.

Catena 'High Mountain Vines' Malbec, Mendoza Argentina
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2017
Price:
BC: $24.99
ON: $20.0
Widely Available: $20.0 to $25 across Canada

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -478727

Ranking: 26.000538
Had this wine? Rate It.

Phantom Creek Estates Kobau Vineyard Cuvee No.15, Golden Mile Bench, Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $80.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -72077

Ranking: 26.000525
Had this wine? Rate It.

Phantom Creek Estates 'Red', Okanagan Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2016
Price:
Winery: $60.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -164406

Ranking: 26.000511
Had this wine? Rate It.

Boschendal Chardonnay, South Africa
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region:
Vintage: 2019
Price:
BC: $20.0

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -594804

Ranking: 26.000486
Had this wine? Rate It.

Phantom Creek Estates Small Lot Chardonnay, Similkameen Valley, BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Oliver
Vintage: 2020
Price:
Winery: $48.0 Club Exclusive

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -432503

Ranking: 26.000483
Had this wine? Rate It.

Rust Wine Co. Syrah, Ferreira Vineyard, Okanagan Valley BC
Other Readers Rated this Wine:
Region: British Columbia Golden Mile Bench
Vintage: 2019
Price:
Winery: $44.0

BC CSPC:
Ranking: 26.000459
Had this wine? Rate It.

Reviews: 60, Pages: 1 of 1, 1
 
Visit My Sister Site
WineScores.ca is WineDiva's sister site. Visit WineScores.ca to find all your favorite wines scored out of 100 points. + Winescores.ca travels to the world's wine regions to bring you the goods on producers, vineyards, winemakers and of course wine!
Who is Wine Diva?
WineDiva is my alter ego. She wears a cork tiara and is proof that a girl can have her w(h)ine and drink it too! WineDiva.ca is a tongue-in-cheek approach to my very serious passion for all things wine. It is my goal to make wine fun, to make this website subtly educational & deviously inspirational. Vintage reciting wine snobs beware, this WineDiva is painting the wine world pink and making it her own! Care to join me?
We Protect Your Privacy
We do not share your email address with anyone. Your email address will be used for the WineDiva newsletter You can opt out of receiving the newsletter anytime.
WineDiva is a registered trademark. Unauthorized use is prohibited.                                                                                                                 Contact | Home