In the Land of Malbec

Argentina’s vintners are exploring their country’s diverse terroirs with great success

In the Land of Malbec
Viña Cobos’ state-of-the-art facility in Luján de Cuyo lies at the base of the Andes mountains amid the winery’s estate vineyards. (Sena Sebastian)
From the Nov 30, 2022, issue

Malbec thrives in the unique landscape of Argentina. Warm and arid, with many vineyards planted at elevations ranging between 2,200 and 6,500 feet, Argentina is the only major wine region to account for elevation in its understanding of terroir. Read associate editor Aaron Romano's tasting report on the wines, including top bottlings and good values. 

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