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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Bodega Norton Malbec DOC 2015
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92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92"Ripe berry aromas are a touch raisiny and chocolaty. This mostly feels like it smells: full and ripe. Blackberry, prune and chocolate flavors finish chewy and slightly baked, with just enough acidity to make things right".
Item Number: 29620
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Vaglio 'Aggie' Malbec 2017
95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 “This is direct and focused with beautiful depth and pureness. Full-bodied and very virtical with impressive purity of tannins and blueberries, crushed stones and salt. Drink or hold.” ~ JS  Vaglio is owned and operated by José Lovaglio Balbo. In 2013 he started to rent an old,
Item Number: 32449
Bottle:$16.95
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Zorzal 'Eggo Tinto de Tiza' Red Blend 2016
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95  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 95 "The incredible 2016 Eggo Tinto de Tiza was cropped from one of the coolest years in recent times, which provided a slow ripening of the grapes and resulted in wines with higher natural acidity. This wine is now exclusively Malbec from Gualtallary (it used to have some Cabernet
Item Number: 32584
Bottle:$22.45
Case: $269.40
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Tilia Malbec 2017
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90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90 Fresh violets, plums, citrus and some lavender. Taut on the palate with a light-to-medium body, pretty acidity and a fruity finish. Drink now  Aromas of black cherries and plums are accompanied by notes of violets and vanilla. On the palate the wine is rich and full-bodied with
Item Number: 19829
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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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
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Alma de los Andes Reserva Malbec 2013
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91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 "This charred specimen smells resiny and of blackened oak, with grapy berry scents thrown in. In the mouth, this is rock solid and balanced. Heavily oaked resiny flavors rest on top of core blackberry fruit, while this shows woody dry tannins and salty baked berry flavors on the
Item Number: 26220
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Finca Sophenia Altosur 'Estate' Malbec 2018
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93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 -This is a beauty with orange rind, citrus, blueberries, slate and other minerals. The vibrancy also comes out on the palate, which is finely carved out with precise tannins and well delineated acidity. Drink now.  Finca SOPHENIA is an argentine winery recognized as one of the
Item Number: 24729
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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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:$21.95
Case: $131.70
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El Esteco 'Don David' Malbec Reserve 2017
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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
Case: $155.40
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BenMarco Malbec 2016
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92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "Produced with grapes from one vineyard in Chacayes in the Valle de Uco, the 2016 BenMarco Malbec is floral, spicy, aromatic, showy and expressive, with great freshness and lots of aromatic herbs, black pepper and flowers. This has both good ripeness and freshness, with very fine
Item Number: 32408
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Marcelo Pelleriti Reserve Malbec 2014
91  Wine Advocate 
The Wine Advocate 91"This is a classical, proportioned, ripe but balanced, well-oaked but without excess Malbec. The palate reveals notes of Violets and spices and very fine tannins, with a slightly dusty texture and a faintly bitter finish."
Item Number: 28605
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Bodega Catena Zapata Malbec 2016
90  Jeb Dunnuck 
Jeb Dunnuck 90 The base 2016 Catena Malbec comes from multiple high elevation sites and was brought up in 34% new French and American oak barrels. It offers a vibrant, juicy, undeniably delicious style as well as terrific notes of black raspberries, wild strawberries, and spring flowers. Upfront
Item Number: 32396
Bottle:$15.95
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Bodegas Monteviejo 'Festivo' Malbec 2017
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91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91A fresh and clean malbec with blueberry and spice. Hints of flowers. Medium body, delicate and bright. Drink or hold.
Item Number: 16857
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Bodega Noemia 'A Lisa' Malbec 2017
93  Wine Advocate 
Vinous 92 "Bright ruby-red. Slightly wild but vibrant scents of blackberry, raspberry, black pepper, violet and game reminded me a bit of northern Rhône Syrah. Supple, lively and concentrated, conveying a restrained sweetness and Old World savoir faire to its intense but very smooth flavors of
Item Number: 30606
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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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
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Montes 'Classic' Malbec 2016
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91"A juicy and fruity malbec. Soft and fresh. Pretty tannin texture. Nice chocolate and plum character. Dry and bright."
Item Number: 31054
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Susana Balbo 'Signature' Malbec 2015
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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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High Note 'Elevated' Malbec 2017
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92"Dark plums, dried blackberries, cassis and currant bush make for a very fruity but reserved expression on the nose. Full body, juicy but structured tannins and a medium-chewy finish."
Item Number: 32674
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Mendel Malbec 2016
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 "This is a focused and very polished malbec with dark berries such as blackberries and hints of black truffles and walnut shells. Full body, tight and focused with firm and silky tannins and a delicious finish."  Wine Advocate 91 "Cropped from a typical El Niño vintage that was
Item Number: 31925
Bottle:$20.95
Case: $251.40
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Bodegas Nieto 'Sentiner' Malbec 2017
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91Stacks of blackberry aromas and a hint of earth plus healthy tannins make this a standout wine in this category. The finish is both warm and crisp. A flexible food wine. Drink now.
Item Number: 32088
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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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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Nicolas Catena Fortuna Terrae Malbec 2013
96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 96 There are three separate bottling from the Adrianna vineyard, one of them the 2013 Adrianna Vineyard Fortuna Terrae, sourced from the part of the vineyard with slightly deeper soils (we're talking only about 70 centimeters here!) that has limestone underneath, is flatter and
Item Number: 29417
Bottle:$112.95
Case: $338.85
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Aruma Malbec 2017
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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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Bodega 'El Esteco' Malbec 2016
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92"Burnt blackberries, dark plums, iodine, ash and asphalt. Full body, grainy tannins, pinpoint acidity and a blueberry-flavored finish. Drink now." ~J.S.
Item Number: 31539
Bottle:$16.45
Case: $98.70
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