Salentein Malbec 2006 Wine Review

Salentein Malbec 2006
Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina
Community Score: 4.5/5
Community Reviews: 1
Add My Review

Product #: 640854
Wine Type: Red Wine


 
Price: $17.95
Alcohol: 14%
Drink: Now
Sweetness: Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Salentein
Agent: Diamond Estates Wines & Spirits
More Vintages: 2011  2007  2009  Add New Vintage 
 

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Bodegas Salentein’s winegrowers follow the precept of “nature plus nurture.” The verdant farmlands of Salentein are home not only to quality wine grapes, but also to livestock and a variety of fruit crops handled, as they put it, “with respect for ecology”. This 2006 Malbec is flavor-packed and easy to enjoy, showing dark berry and plum fruit heightened by smoky oak and mineral notes. My note: Generous black cherries on the nose followed by licorice, cedar, black plums and smoke. A terrific effort from this producer. Malbec food pairings: beef wellington, prime rib steak, cheddar cheese, rack of lamb with rosemary, sausages.

This Salentein Malbec 2006 was reviewed January 17, 2009 by

 
If you liked the Salentein Malbec 2006, you might also like these wines:

 
 

Recipes for Salentein Malbec 2006