Finca El Origen Gran Reserva Malbec 2011, Uco Valley, Mendoza

Malbec Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina

$19.95 (65425)

  • None
     
  • Drink Now Or Cellar
  • 8686

86 pts
4
January 24, 2015

Critic Reviews (3)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A lovely, savory malbec, with good balance and a suppleness from a touch of maturity. Dry, clean unadorned with lots...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A very ripe, blackberry jam flavoured malbec with plenty of cedary-resinous wood influence and powdery-dusty tannins....

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)
David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a medium-full bodied, rather coarse, dusty style of malbec. I have come to expect some dried herb/sage...

Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
Sign In to see Critic Reviews. Not a Member? Please Sign Up.
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)

Community Reviews (1)

Michael Loken
Michael Loken

A lovely dark purple/garnet colour with flavours of dark fruits and charred wood. A slightly drier finish than other Malbecs tasted. This wine impressed some in the group who are not fond of this varietal.

Tasted blind at a Beefsteak and Burgundy Club event, Feb. 2015

8989
  • Thumbs-up (0)
  • Thumbs-down (0)