This 100% Malbec offers rich fragrances of dark cherries, plums and chocolate with notes of earth and loam. Tannins are soft and fine. Flavors of ripe blackberry jam merge with an elegant texture and weighty finish.
88 points, Wine Spectator (September 2013): “Ripe and easygoing, with forward notes of candied cherry, spicy plum and ganache.”
Pair with: Bold flavored beef dishes; Vegetarian options include marinated and roasted portobellos or rich vegetable stews.
Hold up to 8 years.
This wine was recently featured in The California Wine Club's wine of the month club.