MDZ 2020 Malbec, Mendoza

MDZ 2020 Malbec, Mendoza

Item Number: 16191

UPC: 0-895824001322

Country: Argentina
Region: Mendoza
Sub Region: Mendoza
Appellation/AVA: Mendoza
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2020
Grape(s): 100% Malbec
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 13

Vineyard Notes: The grapes for MDZ Malbec are sourced from a 23-year-old vineyard located at 3,000 feet elevation. The soil is rocky and sandy.

Winemaking Notes: Grapes are harvested by hand. The winemaker Sebastían San Martín has a minimalist approach as he believes in letting the grapes have their own voice. He looks for purity of fruit with little intervention. This wine see no oak.

Tasting Notes: This 100% Malbec showcases the classic qualities of Mendoza. The nose comes alive with hints of mocha, blueberry, cherries, and rose petals that lead to a rich mouthfeel held up by a good structure and smooth tannins. This fruit-driven wine showcases boysenberry, blackberry, cocoa and cola nut flavors on the palate. The finish is long and smooth with hints of dried herbs and cedar that encapsulate the bright and vibrant wine.