Chakana Malbec 2014, 750ml
Elsewhere utilised as a component of Bordeaux-style blends, within Argentina the inky and intense Malbec is unopposed king; as the most widely planted red variety in the country, it feels no need to share the bottle with anyone.
Characterised by deep, rich colours, intense flavours and velvet-lined tannins, this regal offering could command more pesos if it was so inclined. Plum, strawberry and spice interweave their magic on the way to a refreshingly fruity finish.Purple red with violet hints. Fresh red berries and spice, very intense. Ripe plum and red berries, spice and dried flowers.
Region / Country: Mendoza, Argentina
Food Match: Meat