SEARCH close-mobile-search-button
Order in the next HOURS MINUTES for next day delivery on • FREE NEXT AND nominated day delivery when you spend £150 or more  FREE STANDARD DELIVERY when you spend £50 OR MORE
Order direct from store: we're offering a next-day Order & Collect service, as well as standard home delivery! Please contact your local store
Online: we're taking orders for nominated day and standard delivery to your home, or Click & Collect

Santa Rita Medalla Real Carménère 2019, Colchagua Valley

Santa Rita Medalla Real Carménère 2019, Colchagua Valley

Rate this product
Majestic Exclusive
75CL
ABV 14.00%
C
CHILE

Carménère may be Chile’s flagship red grape, but it has a history which stretches back to pre-phylloxera Bordeaux. When the tiny phylloxera bugs ravaged Europe in the nineteenth century, Bordeaux’s Carménère vines were a casualty. It had been a key component of some of the greatest claret in a time when the First Growth system was defined – but the vine was only saved by cuttings which had been taken to Chile. So, it’s no wonder that Santa Rita use Carménère to make this fantastically structured Gran Reserva, styled like a classic Bordeaux. The grapes are from the Colchagua Valley, famed for its exceptional red wines – especially Carménère. It’s a plush, velvety-smooth wine, packed with intense flavours of blueberry, plum and cassis. The firm tannins make this ideal with red meat.

+ More Details

Grape Carménère
Closure Natural Cork
Country Chile
Units 10.5
Characteristics Vanilla, Black Plum, Blackberry, Blackcurrant, Blueberry, Chocolate, Earth, Leather, Smoke, Tobacco
Type Red
ABV ABV 14.00%
Region Central Valley
Style Bold & Spicy
Vintage 2019
Appellation Colchagua Valley

- Less Details

LOOKING FOR A GIFT?

Send any product as a gift by adding a gift message at checkout.
£10.99 Mix Six £12.99 per bottle
Save £2
OR

WANT IT BY TOMORROW?

Order by midday today.

For full delivery information,
click here

CHECK IN-STORE AVAILABILITY

Our product finder is only a guide. We recommend calling the store to confirm if the product is available.

FIND STORE
No suggestions for please try again

Our product finder is only a guide. We recommend calling the store to confirm if the product is available.

icon-delivery FREE DELIVERY

Standard Delivery - FREE on all orders over £50

  • Unbeatable Value: FREE delivery, 7 days a week (excluding public holidays) on all orders over £50
  • Time to spare? Delivered within 2-7 days by the quickest possible method
  • Special Delivery Requests? Let us know if we need instructions for where to find your house or want us to leave your wine in the shed!
  • Party Time: Add FREE glass and chiller bin hire to your order (we'll even bring the ice!) Simply contact your local store after placing your order online.

Next or Nominated Day Delivery - FREE on all orders over £150

  • Don't wait in! We'll drop you a text the day of your expected delivery by 4pm and let you know a 2 hour delivery window
  • Need it now? Next or nominated day delivery when you order before the cut-off (excluding public holidays)
  • How? Delivered by our trusted delivery partners
  • Unbeatable range: Next day or nominated day delivery available on every single product
icon-click-and-collect-reverse FREE CLICK & COLLECT
Click and Collect - FREE on all orders
  • It's up to you: Collect from any of our 200 stores at your convenience, 7 days a week (excluding public holidays)
  • Unbeatable value: FREE click and collect on any number of bottles
  • No restrictions: Click and collect available on every single product across our range
icon-returns-reverse NO QUIBBLE GUARANTEE
The Majestic money back guarantee Your money back if your wine's not delicious - no quibble, no questions asked

If you receive an unsatisfactory bottle, we will always replace, refund, or recommend another wine we think you’ll love – and there is no need to return the bottle to us. If you do not enjoy a bottle you ordered, simply get in touch with your local Majestic Wine store, let them know you did not enjoy this wine and our highly knowledgeable staff will be more than happy to replace the wine with something else we think you’ll love or refund the full amount to you.

Try something new today!

icon-glass FREE GLASS HIRE
Our glass hire service includes wine glasses, flutes and hi-ball tumblers.*

All we ask for is a £1-per-glass deposit, payable in advance when adding glasses to your order.
When the glasses are returned to us clean and ready for re-use, the deposit is fully refunded– all you pay for is breakages.
And since you have paid a deposit, there's no time limit in which you have to return them.
To request glasses when you order online, simply place your order online, then contact your local store, quoting your order number.

*Subject to store availability
icon-chiller-bin-reverse FREE CHILLER BINS HIRE
Majestic offers free chiller bin* loan for customers purchasing wine from us. 

Our bins hold 18-24 bottles of wine or Champagne or 2-3 cases of lager when filled with ice and water. Drinks will be chilled in 30-45 minutes and will be kept cold for several hours, especially if kept in the shade.
We can also sell the ice to go in a chiller bin, or have it arrive separately - simply contact your local store after placing your order.

*Subject to store availability

WRITE YOUR OWN REVIEW

You are our most important critics and your ratings help your fellow wine lovers too. We'll always pop your name next to your post to show that it's genuine.

Would you buy it again?
Your rating

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Showing 221 reviews

WOULD BUY AGAIN
D* ******S 8 days ago
Be the first to like this

C. LANCASTER 1 month ago
Not very exciting, needs decanting to improve. I find it rather acidic for my taste.
O.K. at a discounted price.
Be the first to like this

WOULD BUY AGAIN
P* ****S 1 month ago
Be the first to like this

ALAN HUNTER 1 month ago
A little bland, slightly underwhelming. Pleasant but no great character. Other Carmeneres are more fun.
Be the first to like this

I* *****R 1 month ago
Be the first to like this

R. BARNES 1 month ago
I have never been anything other than more than satisfied by wines from this source. This very good carménère is no exception. My favourite still remains the '120 cabernet franc'.
Be the first to like this

WOULD BUY AGAIN
R. HENDRY 2 months ago
Be the first to like this

WOULD BUY AGAIN
H. WINSLET 2 months ago
Be the first to like this

WOULD BUY AGAIN
K. DUCKWORTH 2 months ago
Be the first to like this

R. PALMER 3 months ago
I am particularly fond of Carmenere and wanted to try this after reading the Reviews. Maybe it needs more air having opened the bottle
Be the first to like this

R. DORRINGTON 3 months ago
Dear Fran
1 person likes this
R. BARNES
This is worse than Tony Hancock's 'Missing Page'. Please complete your review!

WOULD BUY AGAIN
C. JONES 3 months ago
This wine has everything
Be the first to like this

WOULD BUY AGAIN
D. KEIR 3 months ago
I finished a bottle of Boyd-Cantenac 2011 Margaux and it did taste wonderful
Be the first to like this

WOULD BUY AGAIN
jenny wells 3 months ago
Carmenere is probably my favourite grape variety
Be the first to like this

WOULD BUY AGAIN
M. MILNE 3 months ago
I've tried a lot of Chilean Carménère from a variety of retailers
Be the first to like this

4492