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2011 Altocedro La Consulta Select Uco Valley
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90 Points | International Wine Cellar , March/April 2013

(a blend of malbec, cabernet sauvignon, tempranillo and syrah):  Saturated black-ruby to the rim.  Brooding aromas of blackberry, licorice, violet, bitter chocolate and spices are less obviously oaky than those of Altocedro's varietally labeled bottlings.  Sweet, smoky and fine-grained, boasting considerable depth and power to its black fruit and saline flavors.  Not overly oaky or sweet, and manages to carry its 15.8% alcohol gracefully.  Saturates the palate on the deep, ripe finish, with the oak and alcohol nicely under control.

87 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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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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