Chakana Reserve Malbec 2010, Mendoza

Malbec Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina

$16.95 (18671)

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August 18, 2012

Critic Reviews (4)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

When on form, wines from Bodega Chakana are among the most dependable in Mendoza. Opaque black-ruby in colour, the...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a rather subdued nose of cassis, plum and menthol with background leather and meaty notes. It's full bodied,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Simple, juicy, fruity malbec, ready for consumption. Short finish; average length and depth. Tasted July 2012. Value...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Fleshy and flavourful with extracted eucalyptus notes and candied violets. Cool herbal element is particularly...

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Community Reviews (2)

Mark Britton
Mark Britton

This is a fantastic Malbec. Great value at $15.95. Chakana makes a regular Malbec and a Reserva and the reps description when I sampled this says it all "the Reserva is our Shania Twain, the other is perhaps our Dolly Parton." Buy the Shania Twain.

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Craig Osborn
Craig Osborn

Good wine great price!! Tasted August 2012.

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