Sensuous Malbec - Wine & Spirits Magazine

Sensuous Malbec

Winemakers Matias Fraga and Alfredo Merlo outside the Valle de Uco winery (Courtesy of Vineyard Brands)

Suave and sexy, this wine’s restraint shows in the peak-season juiciness of its strawberry flavors. A savory edge plays underneath, damp earth and a faint smokiness. It’s elegant and refined, like a long cigarette holder perched between two opera-gloved fingers.


MAAL 2020 Biutiful Malbec

Every week, our editors highlight a wine that intrigued them in our blind panel tastings, expanding on their tasting note in this space. These are entirely editorial choices; there are no paid placements. Subscribers can also access the original tasting note by searching here.

Corey Warren is the Tastings Editor in addition to covering the wines of the Loire, Southern France, Argentina and South Africa.

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