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Trapiche Pure Black Malbec 2015 Wine Review

Trapiche Pure Black Malbec 2015

Trapiche Pure Black Malbec 2015

Mendoza, Argentina

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 7

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2015-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Trapiche

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A lip-smacking, delicious Argentine red wine made from the country's most iconic red grape Malbec. This wine is 100% unoaked, so the fleshy black plum and fruit character shows through. It's full-bodied and ultra-smooth. Great value for this price. Pair with a pepper steak.

This Trapiche Pure Black Malbec 2015 was reviewed on March 30, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Black plum, blackberry, cedar, eucalyptus, and a touch of dark chocolate in the aroma. Bright acidity, fine tannins, and a palate primarily of black cherry. Bright and fruity but with depth and character. Pair with hard cheeses.
Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Dark ruby 100% unoaked Malbec from Argentina's Mendoza region. Fragrant Damson Plum and cassis nose with a smooth, silky palate that displays more plum, blueberry, cassis and mocha. Delicious mocha notes on finish.
Tasted Oct. 2016
Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Offering juicy ripe damson plum, ripe blackberry, a hint of savoury herb and black pepper. Wonderful crowd pleaser, well balanced, well structured, integrating fruits with medium acidity and tannins. Pair with BBQ baby back ribs, tangy wings, BBQ beer can chicken, or a seared tuna steak. @jonsteeves rated 89/100 - tasted June 2016
Lori Kilmartin - WSET3 Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

By leaving out the oak in this Malbec the pure fruit really shines through. Blackberry, plum and blueberry on the nose and flavour. Tannins are full and mouth drying. Medium body with a long tannic finish with plenty of fresh fruit. Tasted Oct. 2/2016
Pamela Chiles rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Good value in this Malbec - pleasant ripe cherry-blackberry flavours dominate, infused with hints of leather, mint and herb, a seam of acidity and moderate tannins. An ideal match would be burgers.

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