Mendoza


Caymus Red Schooner 'Voyage 2' Malbec NV
(5)
"A dense, dark red, this wine opens up with the scent of ripe plums and cherries, layered with hints of dark chocolate. On the palate, it is powerful, concentrated, supple and persistent, with generous flavors of French oak the support but don't dominate. The wine carries through to a complete
Item Number: 21050
Bottle:$39.95
Case: $479.40
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Fabre Montmayou Reserva Malbec 2014
(10)
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2014 Malbec Reserva had a note of smoky bacon that made me think of a Northern Rhône. 60% of the wine matured in French oak for one year. There are plenty of notes of licorice and ripe plums with hints of violets. The palate is medium to full-bodied with grainy, slightly dusty
Item Number: 20794
Bottle:$11.85
Case: $142.20
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Trivento 'Reserve' Malbec 2015
(2)
95  Decanter 
Decanter 95  "Gorgeous nose exhibiting an array of aromas such as peppery mulberry, sour and black cherry, violet and a subtle touch of wild strawberry jam. The palate is full, complex, with a fantastic energy and bursting with ripe dark plums; tannins are impressively silky and freshness is
Item Number: 7187
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Luigi Bosca 'Single Vineyard' Malbec 2013
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2015 Rank 81 "Decadently spiced, with intense dark chocolate and roasted plum flavors that feature notes of paprika. Black pepper accents show on the lush, mineral-filled finish. Needs time to open up. Best from 2017 through 2021."  Vinous Media 90  "Fresh, dark
Item Number: 22074
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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Luca 'Uco Valley' Malbec 2014
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "From new plantings in Gualtallary, the 2014 Malbec has increased the proportion of fruit coming from this cool place to make it approximately a 50/50 blend of Malbec fruit from Gualtallary and La Consulta, both in the Valle de Uco. There is a big jump in precision and harmony
Item Number: 23223
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Catena 'Zapata' Catena Malbec 2013
(2)
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 As I saw with the Cabernet, the 2013 Catena Malbec also feels fresher than the 2012. It is produced with fruit from Valle de Uco and some 20% from the Luján de Cuyo zone that fermented in a mixture of cement and stainless steel, and partly matured in barrels for some 10 months. The
Item Number: 19628
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Alma de los Andes Reserva Malbec 2012
(5)
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91" Smoky aromas of graphite, road tar and wild berry set up a wiry, full-force palate with a can’t-miss beam of tartaric acidity. Blackberry and chocolaty flavors finish forward, with unabashed freshness and drive. Drink through 2019. " ~ MS
Item Number: 19921
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Tilia Malbec 2015
(2)
This Malbec exemplifies the true varietal character of Malbec from Mendoza. The grapes are sourced from vineyard sites in the Eastern and Southern regions of Mendoza ranging in elevation from 2,600 to 4,300 feet above sea level.
Item Number: 19829
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Tilia Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
(4)
The nose is full of ripe black fruits with subtle notes of clove, black pepper, and sweet tobacco. On the palate, flavors of black raspberries and cassis yield to more subtle notes of cedar, vanilla, and sweet spice. The fine-grained tannins lend structure to the wine, which has a soft, lingering
Item Number: 9622
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
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El Enemigo Cabernet Franc 2011
(2)
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "The 2011 El Enemigo Cabernet Franc is a little bit of the reverse blend of the Malbec, as it packs 92% Cabernet Franc and 8% Malbec also from Gualtallary in Tupungato in the Uco Valley. However, this is sourced from plots planted with 10,000 plants per hectare on schist soils.
Item Number: 17800
Bottle:$20.95
Case: $251.40
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Don Miguel Gascon Malbec 2015
(2)
"Opens with intense aromas of blackberry, plum and a hint of mocha. Dark fruit flavors intertwine with notes of spice, licorice and chocolate to create a magnificent, full-bodied Malbec. Round tannins and a plush mouthfeel lead the way to a long, velvety finish." ~ Winery Notes
Item Number: 21398
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Layer Cake Malbec 2013
(1)
"Layer Cake Malbec is extremely dense and concentrated. Opaque purple, almost black in color, the aroma is full of grilled bread, Asian spices, pencil lead, minerals, lavender, blueberry pie, and black cherry. On the palate there is layer upon layer of savory fruit, spice notes, espresso, and dark
Item Number: 18718
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Trapiche Malbec 2015
(4)
"Argentine Malbec with black fruit flavors, vanilla, floral nuances and spices. On the palate, it is young, tasty, fruity, fresh and has velvety tannins. The vineyards of Trapiche are located at the foot of the Andes, where solar radiation is intense and therefore produces very ripe grapes with
Item Number: 945
Bottle:$5.95
Case: $71.40
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Mendoza Vineyards Gran Reserva Malbec 2012
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "Charred, smoky, herbal aromas of blackberry trend in the direction of exotic before showing barrel-driven scents of vanilla and clove. This exhibits plenty of depth and sponginess along with toasty, herbal flavors of plum and blackberry. Pepper, burnt toast, clove and blueberry
Item Number: 22770
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $95.70
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Salentein 'Reserve' Malbec 2014
Medium ruby color. Bouquet of Ripe plums, cherries and blackberries are complemented by a hint of tobacco. A balanced and complex wine with flavors of redcurrants, black cherries and cinnamon.
Item Number: 22684
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Alamos Malbec 2015
(6)
" The grapes for our 2015 Malbec were handpicked, destemmed and crushed. Prior to fermentation, the must was cold soaked for three days. Fermentation occurred in upright, conical tanks for one week at 85F. Throughout fermentation, we used several pump-overs to extract color and flavor. After primary
Item Number: 340
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Catena Zapata 'Catena' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "(from vines planted in 1973; cropped at one cluster per shoot): Bright, dark red. Ripe yet cool aromas of cassis, licorice and menthol. Supple, spicy and slightly medicinal; in a rather Old World style for a Catena wine but still with lovely fruit sweetness. The deep clay soil
Item Number: 22747
Bottle:$15.45
Case: $185.40
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Bodega Norton 'Reserva' Malbec 2013
(1)
"Toasty yet ripe, showing ample mesquite and mocha notes to the raspberry ganache and rich plum fruit. Silky tannins line the dark, cream-tinged finish. A deep red color with hints of purple, this Malbec is expressive on the nose with notes of ripe black fruits, violets, and tobacco. " ~ Winery
Item Number: 17331
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Bodegas Monteviejo 'Festivo' Malbec 2014
(3)
" Festivo displays true varietal typicity of Malbec from the Uco Valley. Bright notes of violets are present, along with ripe red fruit aromas. In the mouth it is supple and elegant with a long pleasurable finish. SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Pizza, roasted chicken or pork, grilled steak. " ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 16857
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Maipe 'Reserve' Malbec 2015
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92"A red with lots of dried fruit and spices follows through to a medium to full body, silky tannins and a fresh finish. Drink now."
Item Number: 21871
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Finca Decero 'Remolinos Vineyard' Malbec 2014
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92A fresh and delicate malbec with light raisin, currant, blackberry and floral aromas and flavors. Tangy. Drink now.
Item Number: 22317
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Tikal 'Natural' Red Blend 2013
(1)
94  James Suckling 
James Suckling 94 "This is very intense with sea salt, blackberry and dried meat aromas and flavors. Full body, chewy and polished tannins and a long and flavorful finish. Stylish intense wine. A blend of Malbec and Syrah. Made from biodynamic grapes."  "Tikal is owned by Ernesto Catena, son of
Item Number: 21910
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Tikal Patriota 2013
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "Bright medium ruby. Aromas of blackberry, black cherry, licorice pastille, cocoa powder and dark chocolate. Plush, supple and sweet, with broad blackberry and spicy oak flavors nicely framed by well-integrated acidity. The Bonarda component serves to fill out the wine's mid-palate,
Item Number: 20329
Bottle:$16.45
Case: $197.40
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Trapiche 'Broquel' Malbec 2014
(1)
"Intense purple red color with ruby hues. Aromas of fresh red and black fruits, floral notes, and earthy minerals, with an elegant touch of smoke. Rich and spicy on the palate providing a long and pleasant finish." ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 21655
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Trumpeter Malbec 2015
(1)
86  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 86  "This solid, medium-bodied red features hints of spice and tobacco to the cherry and dark plum notes, as medium-grade tannins frame the finish. Drink now. "  "Inky and dense with attractive berry aromas and a touchof cinnamon and sweet spice. A fully, fruity wine, with
Item Number: 2144
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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