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Fabre Montmayou Gran Reserva Malbec 2012

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There are 4 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

This wine blew me out of the water as soon as the cork was pulled. Stunning, featuring blackberry, black currant paste, herbs, melted black licorice, tobacco, plum skin, and a whole lot more. Warm, dense, and a little spicey. 93 Points. (www.ottawawinejournal.com)
Ghislain Lalonde rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:


David Lawrason

This deeply colored purple-black malbec shows a very lifted, fetching nose of mulberry/cassis, thyme, mint and vanilla. It's full bodied, fairly dense and juicy with considerable alcohol, but dense fruit, licorice and almost vermouthy flavours carry the day. It's still young and a bit tannic - don't sip solo, but I would buy a few and age a couple of years. Tasted May 2016
Jane Staples rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Damson plum nose with a hint of mocha. The palate gives more plum, mocha, vanilla & baking spice, earth and smoke. XD, full-bodied with spicy plum finish.
Tasted May 2016
Matt Steeves rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Wow! Super rich and concentrated Mendoza Malbec. The Gran Reserva shows the power and grace a fine Malbec can have. Loaded with dark field berries, plum, spice, and leather. So smooth and polished, it's ideally suited for gourmet meals with complementary complex flavours such as beef short ribs braised in red wine and star anise, or an Argentine favourite, beef empanadas. Tasted April 2016. 92 points. Matt Steeves - www.quercusvino.ca

Natalie's Review

Fabre Montmayou Gran Reserva Malbec 2012, Mendoza, Argentina: Seductive blackberries and fleshy black plums on the nose, full-bodied with gorgeous velvet texture on the palate of this elegant Argentine red wine brought to us by Vistalba. Lovely bite on the palate. Spice and cedar smoke on a long and persistent finish. A beautiful expression of Mendoza malbec. Pair with lamb chops. Drink: 2014-2018. 279802 15% XD 750 mL  $24.95 Score: 90/100. May 14, 2016 Top Rated Red. Best Beef Wine  Full Review




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