Balanced, easy drinking Mendoza, Argentina Malbec blend ~50% Malbec, ~30% Cab Sauvignon — 9 months ago
On the nose, explosion on blue and purple florals. Ripe, lush; blackberries, black raspberries & black plum. Sweet tarry notes, black licorice, dark rich soil with crushed rocks, pepper, light vanilla & cinnamon with lavender & purple florals.
On the palate; ruby, ripe, dark currants, blackberries, black raspberries, black plum. Big tarry notes, black licorice, dark rich soil with crushed rocks, big dark, negro rocky minerals, tough leather, pepper, light vanilla & cinnamon with lavender & purple florals. Big round acidity, ripe fruits and heavy driven mineral finish. This one needs 8–10 years in bottle.
Photos of, Foxtail in full bloom. The Bressia Angel Gabriel that watches over their Bodega. Bodega Bressia with someone casting a long lawn shadow. — 3 years ago
Good value Mendoza Malbec — 9 months ago
Arrrrmosoh — 3 years ago
Well balanced and very drinkable, light umami and spice that doesn’t overpower the fruit — a year ago
Argentinians have a nickname for this wine, the liars wine. They gave it this name for how different the nose & nose intensity is from the palate.
On the nose; sweet citrus, pineapple, melon, lime zest, lemon, candied (jolly rancher if they made these flavors), honeydew, honey, some orange citrus & fruit blossoms.
On the palate; the fruits are tamer on the nose. White citrus, pineapple, melon, lime zest, lemon, green apple, candied (jolly rancher if they made these flavors) honeydew, honey, some orange citrus, big chalky volcanic minerals, saline, dry stones & fruit blossoms.
Photos of; their road sign, lobby tasting area and some landscaping around the property. — 3 years ago
Delicious crisp Mendoza Sauvignon Blanc. — 6 years ago