Luigi Bosca Reserva Malbec 2008, Luján De Cuyo, Mendoza

Malbec Malbec
Argentina

$17.95 (79293)

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87 pts
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February 19, 2011

Critic Reviews (4)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This is a very fruity, clean and modern wine, with plenty of black fruit, roasted plum, candied blueberry and violet...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a fairly fragrant, lifted nose of blackberry, celery seed and a touch of leather - a bit more complexity and...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

This is a heftier, better structured malbec that stands out from the crowd. The nose shows herbal thyme with dark...

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Margaret Swaine
Margaret Swaine

From the Luján de Cuyo area of Mendoza at 960 metres up the foot of the Andes, the low yielding vines have produced a...

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Community Reviews (2)

Adam
Adam

Initial impressions were not favorable - all acid and alcohol. But with some breathing the fruit presented itself and the wine became more enjoyable and balanced. Blackberry and plum and chocolate with the occasional herbal note. Ok.

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Craig Osborn
Craig Osborn

Tasted Sept 2011.

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