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2004 Bodega Catena Zapata Malbec Mendoza
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by Jerome12357001
Catena Malbec is absolutely one of the best! Recently taste tested among 13 wine enthusiasts and all agreed it was the best! Fruity, plush with a smooth finish! This is a full bodied wine! Highly recommmend this wine.
Great value
by nunez12206135
This is a beautiful example of an argentine malbec; a lush, fruit first wine that can stand up to a thick juicy steak. A great value at this price.
by lev96
perfect example of a great and reasonably priced malbec. though it is not the best i have ever had, it is the best i got for $15.

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Until the early 1990s, Argentina's wine industry was focused inward, as the local market's thirst was sufficient to absorb the huge quantities of everyday drinking wine produced there. But with per-capita consumption in the domestic market in sharp decline since the mid-1970s, Argentina's wine producers realized that they had to look to export markets to remain in business, and winemaking in Argentina began its transformation.

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The Malbec grape may have originated in southwest France, where it still is grown under the name Cot. However, the grape's international profile has surged not because of what's going on in France, but rather because of current trends in Argentina.
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