Mendoza


Caymus Red Schooner 'Voyage 2' Malbec NV
(4)
"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
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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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Mendoza Vineyards Gran Reserva Malbec 2011
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92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92  "The 2011 Malbec Grand Reserve, aged for 20 months in new Nadalie barrels, smells of leather, forest floor, dill and paprika over a core of cherries in liqueur not unlike some traditional Riojas (from Spain, not from Argentina). The palate is medium-bodied, with some grippy
Item Number: 19502
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $95.70
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Bodega Norton 'Reserva' Malbec 2012
(1)
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "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
Item Number: 18118
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Durigutti Cabernet Franc 2013
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93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93“This is a serious cab franc with dark berry, mahogany, mushroom and walnut character on the nose and palate. Full body, fine tannins and a flavorful finish. Drink or hold.”
Item Number: 20083
Bottle:$14.95
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Alma de los Andes Reserva Malbec 2012
(4)
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 Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon is mostly from Medrano, Junin and Barrancas in east Mendoza with 10% grapes from the Uco Valley fermented together in stainless steel and cement vats, so the Uco part is harvested quite early for the zone. It has a serious, clean and focused nose with
Item Number: 9622
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
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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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Tilia Malbec 2014
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 The grapes of the 2014 Malbec were harvested very early and 70% of them fermented using carbonic maceration. The freshness is so impressive that I had to look at the alcohol level, which is half a degree lower than in the fresher 2013 vintage! There are some herbal aromas (think
Item Number: 19829
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Trivento 'Reserve' Malbec 2015
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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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Alamos Malbec 2015
(4)
" 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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Finca Wolffer Rose 2016
We are excited to announce Finca Wolffer Rose, our newest rose wine, our first wine from Argentina, and a first of its kind from this region! Wolffer Estate Vineyard co-owner Marc Wolffer owns a 20-acre vineyard in Mendoza, at the base of the Andes. Finca Wolffer Rose is made from fruit grown there,
Item Number: 22202
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Don Miguel Gascon Malbec 2015
"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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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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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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Catena Zapata 'Catena' Chardonnay 2014
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 The 2014 Chardonnay is a blend of three vineyards. The vineyards are divided into lots that are harvested at different times: Agrelo at 3,117 foot elevation, Villa Bastías at 3,675 foot elevation and Gualtallary at 4,757 foot elevation. Each vineyard is vinified differently and
Item Number: 20103
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Altos Las Hormigas Malbec 2014
91  Tim Atkin 
Wine Advocate 89 "The juicy and unoaked 2014 Malbec Clásico has a captivating, perfumed nose of violets, lilies and ripe cherries. It's all berries and flowers with a juicy palate. This is simply delicious and a real bargain for the quality it delivers. One to buy by the case. Bravo!"  Tim Atkins
Item Number: 21439
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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DiamAndes 'Perlita' Malbec-Syrah 2014
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90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90"A little lean but some good berry, mineral and mushroom character. Medium body. A blend of Malbec and syrah flavorful yet subtle finish."
Item Number: 17903
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Septima Malbec 2014
"Septima Malbec is a beautiful red wine from the esteemed Uco Valley of Argentina. Malbec vineyards, planted in the upper region of the valley, are located 3,600 feet above sea level. Hand harvested in the cool morning hours, the Malbec fruit is crushed and placed in temperature controlled stainless
Item Number: 19414
Bottle:$8.45
Case: $101.40
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Gouguenheim Merlot 2014
(1)
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91"A merlot with lots of new wood giving it a vanilla and spice character. Full body, silky tannins and a juicy finish. A little too much but the quality is all there. Drink now."J.S.
Item Number: 21848
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Aruma Malbec 2014
(1)
90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90 "A very fresh and clean malbec with plum and hints of decadence. Full-bodied yet refined and silky. Delicious refinement. Nice bright acidity. Wonderful quality for the money. Drink now."~JS  Wine Spectator 88 "This juicy red starts with peppery notes that lead into flavors of
Item Number: 20356
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Trapiche 'Broquel' Malbec 2014
"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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Sur de los Andes Malbec Reserva 2012
(1)
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90Aromas of blackberry, balsam wood, lemony oak and forest floor lead into a fully stocked, hefty palate. Flavors of black fruits, licorice, herbs and oak finish bright but level. What this lacks in complexity is made up for in ripe berry flavors and overall balance.
Item Number: 21440
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Argento Malbec 2014
The Tasting Panel 90"Smooth and ripe with juicy berry fruit and smooth texture; dense, ripe, and balanced with good length." ~A.D.B.
Item Number: 21535
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Trivento 'Golden Reserve' Malbec 2013
(2)
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "A powerful, muscular red, with green herbal notes to the sinewy flavors of dark currant, black olive and baker’s chocolate. Creamy hints show on the lavishly spiced finish, with cocoa powder details. Drink now through 2020. 40,000 cases made."  Trivento Golden Reserve Malbec
Item Number: 20695
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $101.70
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