#4 Wine Enthusiast Top 100 of 2020
Rich, creamy black fruits, espresso, tobacco and spice flavors are vibrant and highlighted by toasty oak. Thick, and juicy with a long velvety finish.
94 Pts – James Suckling
Blueberries and black tea with volcanic salt and violets on the nose and palate Medium to full body and fine, silky tannins. Savory finish. Drink or hold.
93 Pts – Wine Enthusiast
Concentrated black-fruit aromas alongside hints of cardamom and coriander open this lush Malbec. Blackberry, cassis and dark plum flavors are pure and agile on the palate. Editor’s Choice
92 Pts – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
The 2018 Old Vine Malbec comes from vineyards in La Consulta and Gualtallary, both in the Uco Valley in Mendoza. It’s a floral, juicy and expressive bottling with nicely integrated oak, fine and round tannins and some finesse. 156,000 bottles.