1998 San Telmo Malbec
10 Ratings
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10 Ratings
1998 San Telmo Malbec

Wine Details

Vineyard

San Telmo

Varietal

Malbec

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

The 1998 Malbec is medium deep ruby with a purple edge. The nose is reminiscent of dense blueberry pancakes with a light dusting of "Swiss Miss" chocolate powder. Aromatic touches of plums and prunes support with slight hints of tobacco and tar. Good complexity and depth with lots of "stuffing". Strong flavors of blueberry fruit are supported by dusty plum and hints of soy. Medium bodied with a soft velvety structure and lingering finish, this Malbec exhibits the forward fruit and structure that ...

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Vineyard

San Telmo

Varietal

Malbec

Style

Red

The 1998 Malbec is medium deep ruby with a purple edge. The nose is reminiscent of dense blueberry pancakes with a light dusting of "Swiss Miss" chocolate powder. Aromatic touches of plums and prunes support with slight hints of tobacco and tar. Good complexity and depth with lots of "stuffing". Strong flavors of blueberry fruit are supported by dusty plum and hints of soy. Medium bodied with a soft velvety structure and lingering finish, this Malbec exhibits the forward fruit and structure that ...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1986 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 79 on Feb-92