South Austin Popular Culture Center
"...Some of Chile’s best wineries – and I count Veramonte in that list – decided to try to grow and harvest their Carménère in ways that made sense for the grape. The result has been an onslaught of wines that are so fruity they bear a resemblance to American Zinfandels..."
"...Veramonte is reflective of a lot of what we are seeing from South American wineries. First of all, they are full believers in using only organic fruit..."
"... Austin's original Z'Tejas Grill outlet (1110 W. Sixth, 478-5355) hosts a wine dinner sponsored by Veramonte wines of Chile..."
"...First up was Veramonte, whose Sauvignon Blanc ($8) is a delicious grapefruity wine at a terrific price and widely available in Austin. Later that day, we visited Santa Rita where we had their delicious Medalla Real Cabernet Sauvignon ($17), a luscious wine filled with chocolate aromas and raspberry flavors..."
"...For a sparkler, try Jean Paul Trocadero Brut Tete de Cuvee Sparkling Wine ($7), an astonishing bargain close to the quality of the real champagne. In the world of whites, Veramonte's Sauvignon Blanc ($7) is filled with great flavors..."