Mendoza


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Matias Riccitelli, Hey Rosé 2016

With an eye-catching label and plenty of lovely cranberry and other red fruit flavours, without any accompanying sweetness, this is more grown up than it first seems...

Points 89
55 Malbec, Teho, Tomal Vineyard Red Blend, La Consulta

TeHo Malbec 2014 Packed full of dark fruits, succulent blueberries and delicate violets. This is wonderfully ripe with an opulent juiciness on the finish. Simply lovely! Some intense blueberry aromas…

Points 95
Chandon, Brut NV

Chandon saw the potential of the Uco Valley in Mendoza and focussed on what they are doing best - sparkling wine made in a Champagne style using the classic grape…

Points 89
Catena, Alta Malbec 2009

Powerful and brooding nose of violets, blueberry and stewed plums. Medium to full bodied, with some good freshness and a ferrous, iron-rich earthy mid palate...

Points 91
Nieto Senetiner, Bonarda 2015

From the second most widely planted wine grape in Argentina (Malbec being the first); Bonarda is mostly used for the production of bulk table wines but some producers are now…

Points 89
Zaha Malbec 2013

Concentrated, opulent blackberry, plum fruits, violet floral notes...

Points 91
Pannunzio Malbec 2012

Pannunzio, Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina 2012 Classic Mendoza Malbec, with opulent damson and bramble fruits, and ripe, smooth tannins. A family enterprise, Pannuzio was set up by Italian immigrant Giovanni Pannunzio…

Points 89
Trapiche Pure Malbec 2015

Trapiche, Pure Malbec, Uco Valley, Argentina 2015 Rating: 17.25/20pts An honest Malbec, blending soft, creamy fruit with polished oak and butter-soft tannins. The classic palate is vividly expressive and lifted,…

Points 90
Mauricio Lorca Fantasia Malbec 2014

Mauricio Lorca, Fantasia Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina 2014 Rating: 17.25/20pts Elegantly sweet and rounded, a polished, creamy nose offers black fruits dashed with spice. Richly spiced and floral, suggestions of savoury…

Points 90
Mendel Finca Remota Malbec 2012

Mendel, Finca Remota Malbec, Altamira, Mendoza 2012 Rating: 18/20pts A play on winemaker Roberto De la Mota’s name and the remote nature of the Altamira vineyard. Bold, spicy, savoury palate…

Points 93
Cheval des Andes Mendoza 2011

Cheval des Andes, Mendoza 2011 Rating: 18/20pts A wine of serious Bordeaux pedigree. A blend of Malbec, Cabernet and a clone of Petit Verdot from Château Margaux. Tight, linear and…

Points 93