Malbec


Vina Cobos 'Felino' Malbec 2017
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93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 "A vivid and linear wine with blackberry and blueberry character. Granite. Medium body, fine tannins and a fresh finish. Drink now."~J.S.  Wine Advocate 90+ "I also tasted the just-bottled 2017 Felino Malbec, of which a whopping 651,000 bottles have been produced. They
Item Number: 30199
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Trapiche 'Broquel' Malbec 2016
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90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90“A straightforward malbec with dried berry, fig character. Medium body, firm and dry. Drink now.”
Item Number: 28769
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Fabre Montmayou Reserva Malbec 2016
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 "A juicy and tangy red with lemon peel and dark fruits. Medium body, firm and silky tannins and a flavorful finish. Always excellent."  Decanter 91 "Very intense with a bold structure and tannins. Abundant violets, fresh black fruits, liquorice and clove. Generous oak
Item Number: 29879
Bottle:$11.85
Case: $142.20
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Antigal 1 'Uno' Malbec 2014
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90“Well-structured, with rich flavors of dried raspberry and cherry tart accented by beefy notes. The minerally finish is refined and well-spiced. Drink now through 2020.” ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 28293
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Bodega Norton 'Reserva' Malbec 2015
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91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91 "Intense brambleberry essence, violet extract, bark and lots of underbrush. Very fruity but this also shows tension with a firm tannin backbone and a pretty finish. Juicy and drinkable. Drink now or hold."  A deep red color with hints of purple, this Malbec is expressive on the
Item Number: 29253
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Baron Edmond de Rothschild 'Aguaribay' Malbec 2016
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91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91 Morello cherries, blackberries and blackcurrants are all there in no short supply, but it's all bright and well done. Fruity with round tannins and a fresh, spicy finish.   The Aguaribay is a typical and emblematic tree of the Mendoza region, perfectly adapted to conditions of
Item Number: 30410
Bottle:$9.45
Case: $113.40
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Finca Sophenia Altosur 'Estate' Malbec 2017
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92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 "This shows florals and dried red cherries but there's also lots of blueberry, spice box and eucalyptus character as well as ash and tar. Medium body, fresh acidity, fine tannins and a minerally finish." Drink now.  Wine Advocate 90 "The juicy and fresh 2017 Altosur Malbec has
Item Number: 24729
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Ruta 22 Malbec 2017
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90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90“Want to drink real Argentina Malbec? This is it with dark berry, ripe plum and light tannins. Juicy and fruity. Light and focused. Yummy.”
Item Number: 9679
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Bodega Catena Zapata Malbec 2015
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 The impressive 2015 Catena Malbec is subtle, balanced and elegant. It mixes fruit from many different zones, with the grapes from the higher part of Valle de Uco fermented with full clusters, the medium part (Vista Flores, lower La Consulta) destemmed and put together with the full
Item Number: 26853
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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El Esteco 'Don David' Malbec Reserve 2017
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90Top 100 of 2018“Dried red fruit flavors are lively, offering a surplus of rich, dried savory herb notes. Accents of hot stone and white pepper flood the finish. Drink now through 2023. 110,000 cases made.” ~K.M.
Item Number: 30819
Bottle:$12.95
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Altos 'Guatallary' Malbec 2016
96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 96 "My favorite of the collection, the 2016 Malbec Appellation Gualtallary is a wild and structured expression of the grape, place and vintage. Produced with grapes grown at 1,300 meters in altitude, it fermented in concrete vats with indigenous yeasts and aged in untoasted
Item Number: 30157
Bottle:$33.95
Case: $203.70
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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
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Mosquita Muerta Blend de Tintas 2013
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93  Wine Advocate 
The Wine Advocate 93 "The red blend 2013 Blend de Tintas has aromas of herbs and ripe berries intermixed with an earthy touch. It's a Malbec-based blend with some 30% Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc in similar proportions. It fermented in open top oak barrels and egg-shaped cement vats. 2013
Item Number: 29305
Bottle:$32.95
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Dona Paula 'Estate' Malbec 2016
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92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92“A juicy and fruity wine showing hints of orange peel and stones. A medium to full body, fine tannins and a delicious finish. Excellent improvement.” ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 28093
Bottle:$11.45
Case: $171.75
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Mendoza Vineyards Gran Reserva Malbec 2013
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95  Decanter 
Decanter 95Aged for one year in French oak barrels, has aromas of incense, spices and black and red cherries. The medium-bodied palate shows a profusion of fine-grained tannins that coat your mouth. It has a classical, serious profile, with restraint and poise.
Item Number: 28463
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $95.70
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Cuvelier Los Andes Malbec 2014
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 “Intense aromas of blackberry and blueberry with hints of spices. Full body, very fine and silky. Balanced and refined. Drink now."-JS  Wine Enthusiast 90 “Smokey and earthy in style, notes of charred meat, blackberry, black olive and dried oregano are all followed by a savory
Item Number: 30366
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Bramare 'Lujan de Cuyo' Malbec 2015
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 "This is really complex and balanced with lots of chocolate, walnut and currant character. Full to medium body. Wonderful energy and complexity. Drink or hold."~J.S.  Vinous Media 92 "(14.5% alcohol): Healthy bright ruby. Even darker on the nose than the Uco Valley Malbec,
Item Number: 30060
Bottle:$29.95
Case: $359.40
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Sur de los Andes Malbec Reserva 2013
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90Aromas of earthy, raisiny berry fruits, graphite, coffee grinds and wood smoke set up a jammy, plump palate with wavering focus. Spicy prune, berry and cassis flavors are rooty, while coffee, mocha and oak flavors dominate the finish. Drink through 2019.
Item Number: 26707
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Bodega Colome 'Estate' Malbec 2014
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92  James Suckling 
Wine Spectator 92 Smart Buy " Offers zesty flavors redolent of kirsch, raspberry ganache, red currant and crushed red plum, with concentrated minerality midpalate. The finish lingers with hints of white pepper and chocolate nibs. Drink now through 2024. "  James Suckling 92 A wine with very
Item Number: 27511
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $149.70
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Salentein 'Reserve' Malbec 2016
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93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 “Blueberry and blackberry aromas and flavors with some hints of flowers. Full body, layered and rich. A red with structure and depth. Drink now.”  “Aromas of fresh, ripe plums, cherries and spice are complemented by a hint of tobacco from aging in oak barrels. This complex
Item Number: 28230
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Mendel Malbec 2015
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93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 "The aromas and flavors to this are pleasing with plum, chocolate and cedar character. Medium body and a fresh finish. Always excellent."  Vinous Media 91 "(aged in 40% new oak; from vines averaging 89 years of age): Deep, bright medium ruby. Very ripe on the nose, offering
Item Number: 26560
Bottle:$20.95
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Finca Decero 'Remolinos Vineyard' Malbec 2016
90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90 A relatively subtle nose in spite of the ripeness. Moderately rich, with a long, quite dry finish that makes it feel a little less powerful than it really is.  Wine Spectator 90 A sanguine red, with notes of hot stone to the raspberry, dried cherry and floral flavors. The
Item Number: 29871
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Pascual Toso Malbec 2016
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92"Lots of red fruit here with flowers such as roses and lilacs. Medium body, soft and round tannins yet this is refined and vibrant. Linear backbone here. Drink now."~JS
Item Number: 27569
Bottle:$9.95
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Susana Balbo 'Signature' Malbec 2015
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 "Aromas of oyster shell and iodine with lots of dark fruits. Full body, mushroom and berry character. Flavorful finish. Different profile for malbec."  Wine Spectator 91 "Big and rich, with balanced and well-structured flavors of raspberry, dark plum and currant that feature
Item Number: 27998
Bottle:$18.45
Case: $221.40
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Aruma Malbec 2017
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91 “This is a no-wood malbec with such pretty and enticing aromas and flavors. Dark berry and green tea undertones. Medium-to-full body, firm and silky tannins and a flavorful finish. Drink now.”-JS  “ARUMA” means “night” in the language of the Quechua, the native Indian population
Item Number: 31005
Bottle:$10.95
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