The Winery Los Cerros de San Juan in Canelones

The winery offers 51 different wines
Its wines get an average rating of 3.6.
This estate is part of the Los Cerros de San Juan.
It is ranked in the top 8 of the estates of Canelones.
It is located in Canelones

The Winery Los Cerros de San Juan is one of the largest wineries in the world. It offers 51 wines for sale in of Canelones to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines

Looking for the best Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines in Canelones among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top red wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

How Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or poultry such as recipes of scottish haggis, creole lamb or chicken blanquette.

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

On the nose the red wine of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan. often reveals types of flavors of non oak, oak or red fruit and sometimes also flavors of earth, microbio or spices. In the mouth the red wine of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan. is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

The best vintages in the red wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

  • 1997 With an average score of 4.40/5
  • 2002 With an average score of 4.00/5
  • 2011 With an average score of 3.90/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.78/5
  • 2015 With an average score of 3.55/5
  • 2018 With an average score of 3.50/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan.

  • Tannat
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Pinot Noir

Discovering the wine region of Canelones

The Canelones administrative department, Northeast of the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo, is home to the majority of Uruguay's Vineyards and accounts for aRound 60 percent of all wine produced in the country. It Lies in the South of the small South American country, where the majority of vines are planted, inland from the Atlantic coast and the Rio de la Plata estuary. The region itself covers a broad arc approximately 50km (30 miles) Deep, drawn clockwise from the northwestern outskirts of Montevideo round to the coastline east of the capital city. The eponymous administrative capital of the region lies 50km (31 miles) to the north of Montevideo.

The wine towns of Juanico and Progreso are to be found on this route north out of the capital, separated from one another by just 10km (6 miles). Canelones town lies a further 10km north of Juanico. The densely planted viticultural area that surrounds these towns is arguably the epicenter of the Uruguayan wine industry. More Tannat vines are planted here than in any other place on earth, including Madiran, Tannat's spiritual home.

Wines from Canelones are made from more than just Tannat, however. A number of different international varieties are used, including light-skinned varieties Pinot Blanc, Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. Among the red wine grapes popular here, Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Merlot figure strongly. The Carrau family, one of Uruguay's wine pioneers, has had vineyards in this region since 1930, planted with Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Chardonnay, as well as the northern Italian classics Nebbiolo and Marzemino.

The top white wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

Food and wine pairings with a white wine of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

How Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or vegetarian such as recipes of reblochon tartiflette, my godmother's salmon and potatoes or summer tuna quiche.

The best vintages in the white wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

  • 2014 With an average score of 3.40/5
  • 2017 With an average score of 3.35/5
  • 2019 With an average score of 3.30/5
  • 2016 With an average score of 3.22/5
  • 2015 With an average score of 3.10/5
  • 2012 With an average score of 3.10/5

The grape varieties most used in the white wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan.

  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Riesling
  • Chardonnay

Discover the grape variety: Riesling

White Riesling is a grape variety that originated in France (Alsace). It produces a variety of grape specially used for the elaboration of wine. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small bunches, and small grapes. White Riesling can be found in many vineyards: Alsace, Loire Valley, Languedoc & Roussillon, Lorraine, Provence & Corsica, Rhone Valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais, South West.

The top pink wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

Food and wine pairings with a pink wine of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

How Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or pork such as recipes of mexican beef tacos, lamb and coconut curry or ham and comté quiche.

The best vintages in the pink wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

  • 2016 With an average score of 3.20/5

The grape varieties most used in the pink wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan.

  • Merlot
  • Tempranillo

The word of the wine: CM

Mention on the label of a champagne. It is a handling cooperative that produces on its own premises and markets under its own brand the wines made from the grapes harvested by its members.

The top sparkling wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

Food and wine pairings with a sparkling wine of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

How Winery Los Cerros de San Juan wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes such as recipes .

The best vintages in the sparkling wines of Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

  • 2015 With an average score of 3.30/5

Discover the grape variety: Tempranillo

The black Tempranillo is a grape variety native to Spain. It produces a variety of grape specially used for the elaboration of wine. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by medium-sized bunches and medium-sized grapes. The black Tempranillo can be found in several vineyards: South-West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Rhone valley, Provence & Corsica, Loire valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

Discover other wineries and winemakers neighboring the Winery Los Cerros de San Juan

Planning a wine route in the of Canelones? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Winery Los Cerros de San Juan.

Discover the grape variety: Sauvignon

Sauvignon Gris is a grape variety that originated in France (South-West). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small bunches and small grapes. Sauvignon Gris can be found in many vineyards: South West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Burgundy, Jura, Beaujolais, Armagnac, Provence & Corsica, Rhone Valley, Savoie & Bugey.

News about Winery Los Cerros de San Juan and wines from the region

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World wine production to fall in 2021 as extreme weather hits Europe

World wine production in 2021 is set to fall by 4% versus last year, to around 250 million hectolitres (mhl), equal to 25bn litres and close to the historic low witnessed in 2017, the International Organisation for Vine & Wine (OIV) has estimated. Its figures are preliminary, but they highlight the ‘severe impact’ of ‘adverse climatic conditions’ on the 2021 vintage in parts of Europe, said OIV director-general Paul Roca during a virtual press conference. Europe’s big ...

‘Historical Super Tuscan’ producers unite under new association

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The word of the wine: CM

Mention on the label of a champagne. It is a handling cooperative that produces on its own premises and markets under its own brand the wines made from the grapes harvested by its members.

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