Malbec

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Bottle Shot: Malbec
Case Card: Malbec
Shelf Talker: Malbec
Shelf Talker: 2013 Malbec
Tasting Note: 2014 Malbec
Tasting Note: 2015 Malbec
Tasting Note: 2016 Malbec
Tasting Note: 2017 Malbec

Acclaim

91 Points2016 VintageJamesSuckling.comJames SucklingNovember 18, 2019
Double Gold2014 VintageSan Francisco Chronicle Wine CompetitionJanuary 17, 2017
Gold2013 VintageSan Francisco Chronicle Wine CompetitionDecember 31, 2016
91 Points2012 VintageWine EnthusiastSeptember 1, 2015
90 Points2012 VintageThe Tasting PanelAnthony Dias BlueJuly 1, 2015

tasting notes

Aromas of blackberry blossom and black pepper lead into flavors of mixed berries and spearmint. A classic Washington state Malbec, this wine is viscous and creamy with medium tannins and a long, sweet oak and black fruit finish.

winemaking notes

  • Vintage: 2016
  • Varietal Blend:  100% Malbec
  • Appellation:  Columbia Valley
  • Grape Source:  Blue Mountain Vineyard, Canyon Vineyard Ranch, Klipsun Vineyard, Willard Vineyard
  • Yeast:  Andante
  • Aged:  22 Months
  • Oak:  Mixed American and French Oak, 40% New
  • TA:  5.4 g/L
  • pH:  3.78
  • Alcohol:  13.6%