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1853 Grand Reserve Malbec Mendoza Argentina 2012 Red - 750 ml

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Sustainable wine.

91 points by James Suckling, 90 points by Decanter and 90 points by Robert Parker.

An exuberant Malbec, distinguished and balanced at the same time. Intense ruby ​​color that allows the perception of red fruits on the nose and has a wonderful body.

1853 was the year Malbec was introduced to Argentina from France. Its vines were planted in 1910, this is why the line is labeled “Old Vine Estate”.

Country: Argentina.

Region: La Consulta, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina.

Winery: Marcelo Pelleriti.

Grape: 100% Malbec, a black-skinned grape variety native to southwestern France, but now better known as the iconic wine grape of Argentina

Extremely popular, Argentinian Malbec is an inky, medium-bodied, dry red wine with strong impressions of dark fruits on the nose and palate. This wine tends to have mellower tannins than its French counterpart (WineFolly).

Pairing: Veal, lamb, birds.

Production: 24 months in French Oak barrels. 12-month bottle storage.