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Vina cobos Felino Malbec 2015 Wine Review

Vina cobos Felino Malbec 2015

Vina cobos Felino Malbec 2015

Mendoza, Argentina

Community Score:86/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2016-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Vina cobos

Agent: Authentic Wine & Spirits Merchants

Natalie's Score: 93/100

The Malbec grapes for this elegant red wine are selected from several mountain vineyards in the Uco Valley and Lujan de Cuyon districts of the Mendoza wine region that are planted at altitudes of 2,300 and 3,800 feet above sea level. The cool nights high on the mountainside where the vines for this wine are planted provide a lively, vibrant balance for this full-bodied wine that is redolent of blackberry and black cherry. Terrific smoky finish with a lingering note of dried herbs. Finishes with attractive black fruit and minerality. Polished tannins. Pair with prime rib. This unfiltered Argentine red wine is produced by the renowned Californian winemaking consultant Paul Hobbs.

Malbec food pairings: beef,  turkey, tomato sauces, hamburgers, spaghetti and meat balls.

Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine

This Vina cobos Felino Malbec 2015 was reviewed on January 27, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

A purple hued full-bodied red with aromas of wet cedar, black plums, cassis, and blackberries as well as hints of leather and violet. In terms of flavours, we have tart and juicy blackberries with a touch of black pepper and floral notes.

Tasted November 2017
Terri rated this wine as 80/100
Produced by Paul Hobbs, The Malbec grapes for this elegant red wine are selected from several mountain vineyards in the Uco Valley and Lujan de Cuyon districts of the Mendoza wine region that are planted at altitudes of 2,300 and 3,800 feet above sea level. The cool nights high on the mountainside where the vines for this wine are planted provide a lively, vibrant balance for this full-bodied wine that is redolent of blackberry and black cherry. Terrific smoky finish with a lingering note of dried herbs. Finishes with attractive black fruit and minerality. Polished tannins. Pair with prime rib. This unfiltered Argentine red wine is produced by the renowned Californian winemaking consultant Paul Hobbs. - Community Wine Reviews

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