Santa Ema Wines

Over the years, Santa Ema has been recognized by the most important national and international organizations and has earned numerous medals in competitions such as the Concours Mundial de Bruxelles and distinctions in the prestigious international trade magazines. It was recently added to Wine Spectator's list of Top 20 World's Finest Value Brands, Wine Advocate rated four Santa Ema wines above 90 points, and Wine & Spirits named it Value Winery of the Year. But for Santa Ema, the most important distinction of all is the preference of its consumers around the world to appreciate the work of three generations dedicated to the production of consistently high quality wines.

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Santa Ema 'Reserve' Merlot 2016
"A deep red colored wine, the Merlot comes from the Maipo Valley. It has notes of chocolate and vanilla, along with berries and roasted coffee. In the mouth it is a silky wine with great structure; its tannins appear round and mature."
Item Number: 30949
Bottle:$10.95
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Santa Ema 'Reserve' Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Deep violet to ruby-red in color, this Cabernet Sauvignon is elegant, sophisticated, and complex with fruity notes that blend cherries, prunes, tobacco, and roasted coffee. Santa Ema Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is well-rounded and very well structured with ripe tannins and plenty of texture. It has a
Item Number: 28926
Bottle:$10.95
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Santa Ema 'Reserve' Merlot 2015
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91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91"Dark berry with stone and chalk character. Some citrus rind. Full body, chewy tannins and a medium finish."

Santa Ema 'Reserve' Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91Dark plum and dried red berry flavors dominate this muscular red, with plenty of minty and savory accents. Medium-grained tannins support chocolate and cream details on the dinish. Drink now through 2021. 25,000 cases made.

Santa Ema 'Reserve' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
Deep violet to ruby-red in color, this Cabernet Sauvignon is elegant, sophisticated, and complex with fruity notes that blend cherries, prunes, tobacco, and roasted coffee. Santa Ema Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is well-rounded and very well structured with ripe tannins and plenty of texture. It has a

Santa Ema 'Reserve' Merlot 2013
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"This wine has a full, beautiful nose brimming with plum, blackberry, vanilla and chocolate aromas. The palate is quite tasty too, offering blackberry, wild cherry and plum flavors with bright acidity. The finish brings a touch of coffee, dark fruit and tart cherry flavors."

Santa Ema 'Reserve' Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
Vinous 90Deep violet-ruby-red. Elegant, sophisticated, and complex, with fruity notes that blend cherries, prunes, tobacco, and roasted coffee. Well-rounded and very well structured, with ripe tannins and plenty of texture. Long finish

Santa Ema 'Reserve' Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
" Slightly reticent aromatically, with coaxing it reveals notes of cedar, tobacco, violets, spice box, and assorted black fruits. More structured than the Reserve Merlot, it might evolve for 1-2 years although there is no need to defer gratification. Santa Ema has been a reliable source of value

Santa Ema 'Barrel Select' Carmenere 2008
89  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89"Glass-coating opaque purple; smoke, lavender, blueberry, and black berry; tasty flavors, long."~JM

Santa Ema Catalina 2006
92  Wine Advocate 
 Wine Advocate 92 "The flagship 2006 Catalina is composed of 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Carmenere, and 7% Cabernet Franc aged for 14 months in new French oak. It delivers an expressive perfume of pain grille, pencil lead, mineral, blackcurrant, and blackberry. Round, ripe, and plush on the palate,

Santa Ema 'Reserve' Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90"Fragrant aromas of /Asian spices, incense, pencil lead, black currant, some complexity, lengthy."~JM

Santa Ema 'Barrel Select' Cab Merlot 60/40 2012
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"Slightly firm, offering a note of grilled herb to frame the tobacco, mulled plum and bittersweet cocoa notes. A bittersweet hint lingers on the finish." –JM

Santa Ema 'Barrel Select' Syrah 2004
85  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 85"Pumped up with a layer of bacony toast, which keeps the plum, briar and licorice flavors in check. Good, but lacks purity, with the toast acting like a veneer on the finish. Drink now. 9,000 cases imported. "

Santa Ema 'Barrel Select' Carmenere 2004
"Soft, with a hint of maturity to the sage, plum and tobacco notes. Drink now. 12,000 cases imported. " ~Wine Spectator




Santa Ema Sauvignon Blanc 1.5L
Wine Enthusiast"The nose is soft, unctuous and overtly fruity, with a heavy melon-meets-citrus smell. Equally soft and melony on the palate, with a thick finish. Perfect..."

Santa Ema 'Reserve' Merlot 2012
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" Reserve Merlot (100%) was aged in French and American oak for 8 months. It offers up an aromatic array of cinnamon, clove, incense, tobacco, black currant, and blackberry. In the glass it reveals layered fruit, spicy flavors, good volume, and excellent balance. This surprisingly rich Merlot can be