Don Rodolfo Malbec 2005

Malbec from Argentina, South America

$12.29 $7.99
Save $4.30
Item No. 92468
  • red wine
  • W&S92

Winemaker's Notes

Number 32 on the Wine.com 100 of 2007!

"Top 100 Best Values of the Year"

"Cafayate's heights deliver intense sun and heat, which typically translates into rich, powerful reds. This one, however, seems to channel more of the area's cool nights in its subtle, spicy flavor. It's elegant and light, with strawberry and cherry flavors supported by firm tannins. It's impressively refined - especially at this price." --- Wine & Spirits

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Rating:
(9/27/2010)
This wine combines excellent varietal character, very complex flavors, full fruit, soft tannins and both immediate and longer term drinkability. The wine presents exceptional quality and value.
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Dana Hines - Colorado Springs, CO (read all my reviews)

Rating:
(9/29/2010)
I will be purchasing this wine by the case. My husband, who prefers beer, even likes this.
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Rating:
(9/27/2010)
this wine was very good.....very smoothe and had a marvelous taste....i shared it with my girl and my dad and we all thought it was excellent....esp for the price...i could drink bottle after bottle
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Learn About Don Rodolfo

Cafayate Valley is home to but a handful of wineries, producing only about 4% - but some of the very best - of Argentina's wines. Don Rodolfo is one such winery. The Valley's isolation and high altitude make it ideally suited for winemakers dedicated to the limited production of premium wines. Cafayate Valley enjoys wider temperature ranges than any other part of Argentina, with...

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Learn About Argentina

(ahr-jen-TEE-nah) Now fifth in the world for wine production, Argentina is catching up in the quality wine sector. A long time wine producer, Argentina used to make wine in order to drink it, not export it. And so the wines produced were quaffable and rustic and made for the local's everyday dinner. Yet it's hard not to get caught up in the wine market of the world and some...

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Learn About Malbec

Malbec(MAHL-beck) Angel of Argentina Originally a common grape in Bordeaux, Malbec adds only a small percentage to the blends there. It has, however, found another region in which to flourish -the bourgeoning wine region of Argentina. In fact, Argentinians have adopted Malbec as their national grape! Notable Facts Malbec is used in small amounts in...

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