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Dona Paula Estate 'Seleccion de Bodega' Malbec, Gualtallary, Mendoza Argentina
93 Points

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Vintage: 2018
AB: $60.0 + price will vary
BC Private Wine Stores: $60.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -631309
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WineScores' Review

Silky, woven, generous. Harvested from Dona Paula's estate in Gualtallary (at 1,350 meters [almost 4,430 ft] above sea level) the Uco Valley's Tupungato, it's a terroir with cool climate and mineral, rocky alluvial soils.
This is an outstanding Malbec, which has a plush nose laden with wild black and red berries, toasted spices and coffee, dried violets and tobacco with undertones of black chocolate and coconut husk. It's a powerful wine but the entry is silky; it is woven and has wonderful balance. It's a generous wine with a lengthy finish.
Pair with hard cheeses, roasted mushrooms or grilled meats.

Pairs great with Gone Crackers Parmesan & Rosemary
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, GONE CRACKERS

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2023-04-12 11:32:30.0


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