Thursday, February 19, 2009

Dona Paula Shiraz-Malbec 2005

  • Area: Argentina, Mendoza
  • Grape: 60% Syrah, 40% Malbec
  • Alcohol: 14%
  • Rating: Black 90 Dilettante 90 Nwjr 93
Description: The nose has elements of saddle leather, menthol, plums and blackberry. The bright attack is followed by integrated flavors of blueberry, stewed fruit, spice, black pepper, pomegranate and a hint of mint. The long, dry finish has a nice lift at the very end. Nwjr says, "light, with a ton of flavor."

Price: $12

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