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HEY MALBEC! 2020 Mendoza
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer MATIAS RICCITELLI
NEW in Vintages. Extremely deep intense purple colour. Intense, spicy, chalky, baked, plum-cherry nose with some faint resinous notes. Dry, medium bodied, spicy, intense, slightly cooked, cherry-plum fruit flavours with a faintly bitter, somewhat herbal, earthy finish. Well structured and idiosyncratic. It has 14% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar. with lot number L15722 on the back label. CSPC 24880
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Nic Pea
Country Argentina
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Spicy, Complex, Baked
LCBO Text Status
TASTING NOTE: Blackberry with some plum and dried tobacco on the nose, following through to a full body with tight, medium-chewy tannins and a flavorful finish. Still a bit tight now, but will show even more beautifully with a little bottle age. Try after 2021 [through 2024]. Score - 93 (jamessuckling.com, April 8, 2021) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - December 3, 2022
Cases bought 700 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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