Bodegas Escorihuela 2013 '1884' Reservado Cabernet Sauvignon - 86pts

Bodegas Escorihuela 2013 '1884' Reservado Cabernet Sauvignon (Mendoza) Argentina

: BCLDB Stores
Cost: $15.99 + taxes
Alcohol: 13.9%
Date Tasted: September 19th, 2015

Tasting Notes: A dark ruby-purple, fruit-forward Cabernet Sauvignon from Mendoza that delivers a Malbec-y nose of mixed berry fruit and spicy plum aromas followed by a more typically Cabernet palate of cassis and oak supported by savoury flavours and firm tannins. Balance skews a bit 'sweet' but this is (mostly) offset by spice and oak notes and some solid acidity on the finish.
 Drink now-2017.
 - Liam Carrier ©copyright 2015

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