Category Archives: Argentina

Vinedos Urraca Malbec Agrelo 2008

$17.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 46507    Ripe and rich, but stylish, with a big core of plum sauce and fig paste flavors woven with a hint of grilled mesquite. Black tea, licorice and toast frame the dense, but polished … Continue reading

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Catena Cabernet Sauvignon Agrelo 2011

$15.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code#  32960 Opaque in color, with mild dark berry aromas.  The fruit is medium intensity and slightly dried plum and black cherry with soft tannins and above average acidity.  The finish is relatively short. 87 Points … Continue reading

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Casarena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

$14.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 46512 The 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon is from Agrelo in Lujan de Cuyo and is vinified the same as the Malbec. It is a little muted when compared to the 2011 Malbec. However, the palate is … Continue reading

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Ben Marco Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

$19.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 31890 The 2011 BenMarco Cabernet Sauvignon is blended with 5% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc, comes from 21-year-old vines and is raised in new French oak and used American oak for 11 months. It has … Continue reading

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O Fournier Urban Uco Torrontes 2011

$12.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 46284 The 2011 Urban Uco Torrontes comes from a vineyard in Cafayate, but is vinified at the winery in Uco Valley and it is fermented in stainless steel over ten days. It has a very … Continue reading

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Bodegas Y Vinedos O. Fournier Urban Uco 2011

$13.99 Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 46283 The 2011 Urban Uco is a blend of 50% Tempranillo and 50% Malbec that spent 3 months in oak. Deep purple in color, with an inviting bouquet of smoke, blackberry, and blueberry, … Continue reading

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Mendoza Vineyards 1907 Malbec 2011

$19.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 32995 The 2011 ‘1907’ Malbec undergoes four daily pumpovers and is aged in new French and American oak for 12 months. It has a tightly coiled bouquet with blackberry, soy and singed leather emerging with … Continue reading

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Achaval Ferrer Malbec 2011

$26.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 46626 Very pure, with a beam of raspberry coulis, blackberry and cherry pulp notes that pump out layers of spice, flint and wildflowers. Juicy yet structured, with a mineral edge to the long, savory finish. … Continue reading

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Casarena Malbec 2011

$14.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 46514 The 2011 Malbec spends nine months in French oak, of which a judicious 10% is new. It is very well-defined, with a crisp blackberry and briary scented nose that is vivacious and delineated. The … Continue reading

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Santa Julia Magna 2011

$10.99 Chairman’s Selection Mendoza, Argentia PLCB Code# 32846 The 2011 Santa Julia Magna is a blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Malbec and 10% Syrah aged in oak for 12 months. It offers a ripe core of juicy black fruit … Continue reading

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