DiamAndes Perlita Malbec/Syrah This meaty and polished blend of Malbec and Syrah hails from Mendoza's Uco Valley and is part of the Clos de los Siete group. Made by a French winemaking family that owns wineries in Bordeaux, this bottling is dense and silky, displaying bold blueberry and blackberry fruit, and distinct notes of mocha, leather, and tar. A perfect steak wine. $16
Why You Should Be Drinking More Argentine Malbec. Dark red color with violet hints. Rich and strong aromas, including scents of ripe fruits, plums, black cherry, black currant, chocolates and violets. Well balanced acidity and a long finish. Good structure with soft tannins.
Viña Las Perdices, una de las a bodegas argentinas productoras de “Vinos de Autor” presenta su última creación: Las Perdices Reserva Albariño cosecha 2011. Un vino 100% varietal, proveniente de viñedos propios en Agrelo, Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza.
Fausse Piste Garde Manger Syrah #Washington #American #wine Fermented with native yeasts and very little intervention, this fabulous, tiny production Washington Syrah is made by a Culinary Institute of America trained chef named Jesse Skiles. This wine is a very convincing iteration on Northern Rhone Syrah with its luscious blueberry fruit and spicy black pepper aromas. Very varietally correct, with great richness on the palate and an enveloping mouthfeel.