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HISTORIC ROWS MALBEC 2018 Mendoza, Argentina
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CATENA ALTA
Extremely deep intense purple colour. Intense, spicy, faintly earthy, complex, ripe, plum-cherry nose with some cedary, mocha-chocolate notes. Dry, medium-full bodied, well structured, intense, ripe, plum-cherry flavours with a youthful, lingering, cedary, fairly high acid, faintly earthy, sandalwood-tinged finish. This unfined-unfiltered 100% Malbec has 13.8% alcohol and under 5 g/L residual sugar with lot number L2218222183 on the back label. Fermented in 225-500 L barrels with malolactic fermentation and then aged for 18 months in French oak. CSPC 982355
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Tri Alt
Country Argentina
Rating ***(92 points)
Solid, Ripe, Spicy
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: Beautiful blackberries and green tea with some blueberries. Medium body with beautiful balance, freshness and whole-berry sensibility and brightness. Subtle and sophisticated. Drink or hold. Score - 95 (jamessuckling.com, April 2, 2020) Price $ 49.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - December 3, 2022
Cases bought 210 (6 bottles per case)

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