Marvelous Malbec deserves to be discovered

The wine columnist of Miami Herald, Fred Tasker, devoted one of his wine columns to Argentina’s signature grape variety. In this article, he talked about Malbec and recommended some labels of this grape.

Highly recommended

• 2013 Mountain Door Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina: dark violet hue, smoky aromas, flavors of black sweet cherries and spice, soft tannins, smooth; USD 12.

• 2013 Achaval Ferrer Malbec, Uco Valley/Lujan de Cuyo/Medrano, Mendoza, Argentina: aromas of violets, flavors of red raspberries and milk chocolate, ripe tannins; USD 25.