Bodegas Salentein, Reserve Malbec 2014, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina
Tasting Note: A pleasing malbec with lots to recommend it.
Garnet in color this malbec has an aromatic nose of black plum and baking spice.
On the palate the wine is fruit forward with medium-plus tannin.
The 100% malbec wine was aged for 12 months in French oak (85%) and American oak (15% – 1st and 3rd use barrels).
Tasted: Bodegas Salentein Tasting Room, Mendoza, Argentina
Tasting Date: January 23, 2016