La Posta Estela Armando Vineyard Bonarda 2009, Mendoza

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Argentina

$14.95 (261586)

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March 31, 2012

Critic Reviews (4)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Inky, dark purple in colour with huge violet aromatics and jammy blackberry and cassis flavours on the palate. Cool...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Lively, juicy, dark-fruit-flavoured bonarda, with bright acids, balanced-warm alcohol, and decent length. Drink this...

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Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.
Janet Dorozynski Dip WSET, Ph.D.

Although Argentina is better known for Malbec, I tasted many interesting Bonarda during my last trip there. The grape...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Bonarda is emerging in Argentina, a grape of Italian origin that is also known as charbono in California. It always...

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Community Reviews (1)

Adam
Adam

Lots of dark fruit on the nose and palate. Some of the aromas are tainted by a fairly strong alcohol smell but the alcohol is relatively integrated on the palate. Decently long and balanced. A fairly quaffable wine for the price.

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