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93 • Budini 2009 Malbec, Mendoza $13. Best Buy. Sustainable Agriculture
Rich chocolate, dark coffee, and black raspberry pie aromas with a supple, round, fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a vanilla cream, apple butter, and smoked nut finish. A stylish, very flavorful malbec that is sure to please as a sipper or at the table. (tasted on Oct-18-2010)
93 • Tikal 2009 "Natural", Malbec, Mendoza $20. Best Buy. Organically Grown Grapes
Deep violet black color. Rich blackberry vinaigrette, mulberry, herbs de Provence, and cracked pepper aromas with a supple, round medium-to-full body and a smooth, buttery nut brittle, dried apple, cedar, and dusty spice, chewy tannin finish. An elegant table wine to pair with fine steaks. (tasted on Oct-18-2010)
83 • Santa Ana 2009 Malbec, Mendoza $11.99. Organically Grown Grapes|Find-a-Wine|
Shy mocha, buttery praline, and berry aromas with a soft, dry medium body and a crisp, green apple core, nutskin, and dusty mineral finish with firm, chewy tannins. Serve with fatty steaks. (tasted on Oct-18-2010)