Malbecs - Argentina's very own grape
I tasted the following 50+ Argentine Malbecs and blends dominated by Malbec recently in London . I did not taste them blind although many names were new to me and some of my favourites disappointed so I am fairly confident that little favouritism came into play. Clearly there has been enormous recent investment in the eastern Andean foothills, especially but not exclusively from France . The results vary enormously. I offer the following observations: - Overall, Argentine Malbec can be much more satisfying than Malbec from anywhere else, notably Cahors. - There is far too little correlation between quality and...
Sorry, this page is available only to current Purple Pages members. If you're not a member, why not join today and meet a lively community of fellow wine enthusiasts?
If you are already a Purple Pager, please log in.
Sign up for Purple Pages
Paid membership access only