Gran Malbec 2013, Flechas de Los Andes, Argentina
This wine is the result of a collaboration between Baron Edmond de Rothschild and Laurent Dassault, both of which have strong links to Bordeaux. The vineyard was planted in 1999 at the base of the Andes in Vista Flores. This is perfect terrior for the production of world class Malbec.
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This is an inky and incredibly intense Malbec, characters which are evident on both the palate and nose. After aeration the nose reveals notes of blackberry liqueur, roasted coffee, vanilla, crushed flowers and minerals. The tannins are sweet yet fairly prominent, so it is advised that you give this wine an hour or two in a decanter and serve with a protein rich dish. The fruit on the palate is incredibly dense and concentrated with a tar-like edge. This is serious Malbec that demands your attention, and one that should grace the dinner table – certainly not the lunch table!
Baron Edmond de Rothscild
Two hours before serving
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