Malbec wines are dry, full-bodied, and exhibit rich, dark fruit nose and flavours like blackberry and red plum. They're juicy and jammy, with notes of vanilla, tobacco, dark chocolate, and oak. With medium acid and moderate levels of tannins, they pair well with food. The grapes tend to have an inky dark colour and robust tannins, and are known as one of the six grapes allowed in the blend of red Bordeaux wine. In France, plantations of Malbec are now found primarily in Cahors in South West France. Though the grape is grown worldwide. It is increasingly celebrated as an Argentine varietal.
Contents of Case:
1 x Château du Cèdre Héritage - A rich, intense, spicy, medium-bodied red wine with violet, cassis, smoky spice and cocoa notes. Easy drinking, and pairs well with red meats or game.
1 x Cruz Alta - Serious and luscious wine, full-bodied with strong tannins and an excellent depth of aromas, seductive red fruit flavours and length. Definite cherry, blackberry, boysenberry and plum with hints of ginger and pepper. The palate has balanced acidity with notes of minerals and violets and a lovely soft coffee and mocha finish.
1 x Finca La Linda - A critically acclaimed soft, juicy, spicy, medium-bodied red wine. Cherry and blackcurrant notes on the nose and the palate with a nice white pepper finish. Easy drinking, and pairs well with tapas or game.
1 x Hornhead - Gold medal winner in the best value category of the Anivan de France Wine Awards, this is a delicious, mouthfilling, juicy French Malbec. Deep dark red with beautiful flavours of dark fruits, amplified with hints of coffee, cocoa and subtle rosemary. Wonderfully harmonic with a round and juicy mouthfeel. Pairs well with roast beef with a thyme and fennel crust.
1 x Inacayal - A soft, juicy, plummy medium-bodied red wine with blackberry and chocolate notes and a nice fruity long finish. Easy drinking and pairs nicely with lamb, beef, duck, game or medium to mature cheeses.
1 x Luigi Bosca Signature - A critically acclaimed rich, intense, spicy, medium-bodied red wine. Red plum, pepper spice and coffee notes on the nose and the palate. Easy drinking, and pairs well with tapas or game.
Recommended for the Discover Malbec Wine Selection – 6 Bottles