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2014 Rubus Icono Malbec

Producer: Rubus Project
Country/Region: Argentina - Mendoza
Ratings:
WE
88

This Icon Malbec is suave and rich, offering loads of dark plum, currant and dried blackberry flavors supported by notes of soft spices. Molten chocolate notes emerge on the mid-palate, with Asian spice accents. The finish is long and ripe with a loamy character.

2014 Rubus Icono Malbec

Vintage: 2014
Grape Varietals: 100% Malbec
ABV: 14%
Aging: Aged 12 months in 225-liter French Oak Barrels.
Serving Temp: 60-65°F
Closure: Cork
Production: 1,000 cases

Wine Making Notes:

Coming from 10 year old vines in Paraje Altamira within the Mendoza region.

Hand picked, gentle winemaking, natural yeast and long maceration at controlled temperature allow this wine to show purity and richness at the same time.

Wine was slightly filtered before bottling.


Pairings:

Pairs well with grilled red meats, roast lamb, marinated chicken, pizza and pasta dishes, Asian cuisine.

Product Formats:

Item Number Unit Units/Case Type UPC - bottle SCC - case SRP/Unit
AR0EE238014MBM 750ml 6 Glass 7 84585 01392 0 1 07 84585 01392 7 $19.99