Catena Alta Malbec 2012, Mendoza

Malbec Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina

$49.95 (982355)

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December 12, 2015

Critic Reviews (5)

Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

After tasting all the pretenders it’s great to encounter the real thing. The Catena Alta is an elegant mix of single...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

I love the top note, floral-violet aspect of this wine - driven by the blending components from the high elevation...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This deep purple-ruby red shows a ripe nose of violets, plums, oak vanillin, cedar and black tea. It's full bodied,...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

This is a well structured powerful full bodied malbec that is deeply coloured with aromas of black berry fruit with...

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Marc Chapleau
Marc Chapleau

dark purple; intensely fruity nose, floral notes, this is all very engaging. The following flavors, intense,...

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Community Reviews (1)

Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Highly aromatic and inviting nose of purple fruit, barnyard, and savoury with an earthy core. The palate is medium+ bodied with refined tannins and flavours of black cherry, blackberry, dark currant and sweet oak. Acids are well-balanced and finishes long and smooth. Beautiful! Tasted July/2015

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