Argentinian Cabernets panel tasting results

Cabernet Sauvignon grapes currently make up 17.5% of all Argentinia's red wine grapes, but with no award winners in the selection of 72 Argentinian Cabernets tasted by a panel of Decanter contributors and wine experts questions have been raised as to the suitablility of Cabernet Sauvignon in Argentina when not part of a blend. Nevertheless, 9 wines were given a four star rating. See them all here...

argentinian cabernets, decanter june 2011

Andeluna Cellars, Cabernet Sauvignon, Mendoza 2009

Vibrant, uplifting bouquet of blackberry, cassis, raspberry, violet, liquorice and tar. Graceful wine with a refined structure, good concentration, superb crunchy fruit purity and depth. Very well made. 16.75pts/20
Price: £9.90–£9.99 Slurp, Wined Up Here
Drink: 2011–2015.
Alc: 14.5%

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