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Date Printed: 10/21/2014
Altos las Hormigas Riserva Malbec 2002
Altos las Hormigas Riserva Malbec 2002
(search item no. 80579)
Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 10/21/2014: $24.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 88 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2008 Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2000 Wine & Spirits rating: 88 points
1999 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

"Serious juice here, with deep, vivid purple color, loads of plum, boysenberry and blackberry fruit, extra layers of meat, mineral and toast, and a terrific velvety texture despite the dense, muscular tannins. Drink now through 2007. 5,000 cases made. (JM)"
-WS
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