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Bodegas Escorihuela Gascón Malbec Mendoza 2020

$15

Offers aromas of crushed red fruits and the flavors to match, with hints of graphite. Shows loamy notes in the midpalate and hints of coffee bean on the finish. Drink now. 50,000 cases made, 50,000 cases imported.

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Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Mar 31, 2022

Summary

Grape

Malbec

Malbec originated in Southwest France, where it's also known as Côt; it is still the main grape in the area's top appellation, Cahors. It was once a significant blending partner in Bordeaux's reds, but has largely fallen out of favor there. Farther north in France, it has a presence in the Loire Valley. However, Malbec today is most associated with Argentina, where it has become the signature red grape. It's also grown in other New World regions, including Chile and Australia.

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$15

Bodegas Escorihuela Gascón Malbec Mendoza 2020

Offers aromas of crushed red fruits and the flavors to match, with hints of graphite. Shows loamy notes in the midpalate and hints of coffee bean on the finish. Drink now. 50,000 cases made, 50,000 cases imported.

Details

Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Mar 31, 2022

Summary

Grape

Malbec

Malbec originated in Southwest France, where it's also known as Côt; it is still the main grape in the area's top appellation, Cahors. It was once a significant blending partner in Bordeaux's reds, but has largely fallen out of favor there. Farther north in France, it has a presence in the Loire Valley. However, Malbec today is most associated with Argentina, where it has become the signature red grape. It's also grown in other New World regions, including Chile and Australia.

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