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2012 CATENA Zapata Malbec Argentino

CATENA Zapata Malbec Argentino 2012

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  • Country
  • Country
  • Argentina
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Dénomination origine (DOC)
  • Region
  • Region
  • Mendoza
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Malbec 100 %
  • Color
  • Color
  • Red
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Dry
  • About this winery

    At heart, Catena is a story about family. Family who poured their lives, passion and spirit into transforming scrub-laden desert into some of the most beautiful and unique vineyards in the world. Family that passed their knowledge from generation to generation, blending collective memory with state-of-the-art science from the new world of viticulture. Family who, through risk-taking, faith and a little luck, transformed their treasured Mendoza terroir into the fountainhead of the award-winning...

    See the CATENA detail page for more information on this brand

Press reviews

  • - 98 Points -

    May 2016

    Very dense and powerful with a tight palate of blue fruit and raspberry undertones. Salty with wonderful length and intensity. A blend of malbec from Nicasia Vineyard in Altamira and Adrianna Vineyard in Gualtallary. 

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  • - 92 Points -

    March 2016

    Argentino combines fruit from the Adriana and Nicasia Vineyards and includes a little
    Cabernet Franc and Viognier, as well as 20% whole bunches. It’s sweet, plush and very smooth, with a touch of Asian spice and mouth-caressing fruit. 2016-22

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