San Polo Auka Don Alfonso Malbec 2006, La Consulta, Mendoza

Malbec Malbec
Argentina

$21.95 (200782)

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April 02, 2011

Critic Reviews (3)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Ordinarily, I would have great reservations about recommending a wine with a bottle this heavy – you really do need a...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Time to get rid of these huge, heavy bottles! This has a soft, very ripe blueberry, mulberry nose with dark chTime to...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Lush, plush with expected, substantial alcohol, clean with some menthol notes and well-balanced acidity on the...

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Community Reviews (1)

Tim Manessy
Tim Manessy

A confident nose of rose, black cherry, cedar and eucalyptus betrays the high alcohol content of this wine. On the palate, the alcohol is well balanced by substantial acidity and firm tannins. The oak adds complexity that lingers into the finish. Expect it to improve over the next 5 years.

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