Original
976 Ratings
Alamos Malbec

Wine Details

Vineyard

Alamos

Varietal

Malbec

Style

Red

Region

MendozaArgentina

Wine Description

(2004 Vintage) "Saturated and extracted, with an incredibly deep purple tint paving the way for manly aromas of espresso, campfire and toasted coconut. The palate, meanwhile, runs a bit sweet, with boysenberry and plum. Soft on the back end, but with enough spine to see it through. For fans of bold reds."-Wine Enthusiast Aromas of tea, leather and blackberry explode from this dense and smokey malbec. It possesses the concentration and textrue of a baby bordeaux with fruit, beefy tannins and full flavor on the ...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2005 Vintage) Shows a saturated dark violet color; the nose offers cassis, mocha and clove, along with a strong suggestion of soil tones. It combines density and sweetness on the one hand, with gripping flavors of tobacco, dark berries, spices and minerals; a palate-staining finish dominated by sweet black and blue fruits.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2005 Vintage)