Urraca Malbec 2008, Agrelo, Mendoza

Malbec Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina

$15.80 (214379)

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May 26, 2012

Critic Reviews (5)

Vintages
Vintages

Ripe and rich, but stylish, with a big core of plum sauce and fig paste flavors woven with a hint of grilled...

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

Ripe and rich, but stylish, with a big core of plum sauce and fig paste flavors woven with a hint of grilled...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Urraca is fairly new winery opened by John Langley and family at the 950 metre level in the Argelo region. This is a...

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Robert Parker
Robert Parker

The 2008 Malbec was also aged for 12 months in new French and American oak. The nose offers pain grille, pencil lead,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Very clearly severely bretty (horse blanket, manure); it's hard to believe this made it past the LCBO lab. The palate...

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Community Reviews (2)

Craig Osborn
Craig Osborn

Tasted October 2011.

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