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Date Printed: 4/24/2014
Altos las Hormigas Malbec 2010
Altos las Hormigas Malbec 2010
(search item no. 109284)
The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
PRICE ON 4/24/2014: $10.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2011 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2009 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2007 Wine & Spirits rating: 88 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 86 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points
2002 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
2001 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 88 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 86 points
2000 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2000 International Wine Cellar rating: 87 points
1999 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The 2010 is ruby red in color, with hues of blue and violet. Aromas of ripe red and black fruits, amalgamated with chocolate, coconut and vanilla. A nicely balanced palate, supported by firm tannins on the long, fine finish.
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