Grape Variety: 95% Malbec, 5% Bonarda
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Ben Marco
Alcohol: 14.0% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep ruby to purple in colour with a medium+ intense nose.
The taste is full, juicy, delicious & all for under $20
Positives: This wine features light oak, blackberry, prunes, dates, licorice, mocha and mesquite. Full body with medium+ tannins, good acidity & a fairly long length.
Negatives: The nose is somewhat mute and watery
Drink now or in the next 3 years on its own or pair it with grilled lamb chops.
Tasted: 28 April 2014
Score: 9/10, Value: 9.5/10, Total: 18.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4