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93 • Ben Marco 2012 Malbec, Mendoza $20. Best Buy.
Violet black color. Aromas of chocolate espresso bean, dark roasted pecans and raspberry pie with a silky, fruity medium-to-full body and a nice, delicately floral, citrus and melon sorbets, and spice finish with precise tannins. Very delicious, vibrant, and mouthwatering. (tasted on Feb-03-2014)
91 • Alberti 154 2012 Malbec, Mendoza $15. Best Buy. Sustainable Agriculture
Garnet violet color. Aromas of roasted nuts, latte, and dried berries with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a zesty, chocolate citrus peel, bacon bits, and earth accented finish with fine chewy tannins. Excellent balance and flavor for a wide range of foods. (tasted on Feb-03-2014)
89 • Diseño 2012 Malbec, Mendoza $10.99. Best Buy.
Dark garnet black color. Aromas of black raspberry and cranberry jams and chocolate nuts with a supple, fruity-yet-dry medium body and a tangy, lingering, lightly smoky mineral finish. A rock solid malbec for all occasions. (tasted on Feb-03-2014)
89 • Carlos Basso 2012 "Dos Fincas", Malbec, Mendoza $13. Best Buy.|Find-a-Wine|
Aromas and flavors of dried citrus, honeycomb, minerals, and red berries with a supple, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tangy, chewy tannin finish. (tasted on Feb-03-2014)