Alamos

Cost: $16.95
Grape Variety: Malbec
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintage
Country: Argentina
Region: Mendoza
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Wines of Catena
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep dark ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.

Plain Jane Malbec that will appeal to those that like their reds on the sweet side.

Notes: Prunes, blackberry, maraschino cherry in milk chocolate and blueberry pie. Medium+ body with low tannins and acidity with an average length.

Negatives: None

Drink now on its own or pair with sweet & spicy BBQ pork ribs.

Tasted: 14 June 13

Score: 8/10, Value: 8.5/10 Total: 16.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3

LCBO: 322800

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