Antigal Uno Malbec 2018
Leather, black plum and cassis aromas carry the nose of this wine. The full-bodied palate brings jammy blackberry and cassis flavors that reflect a high-quality vintage, while the steady finish is nicely complex. Drink through 2022.
The 2018 Malbec Uno comes from the Uco Valley and spent 10 months in French and American oak. Purplish red in hue. The nose presents clear fruity notes including plum and blackberry alongside floral aromas. On the palate, it's juicy and energetic with mild tannins. Its strength derives from a lick of alcohol that lights up the flavors.
Notes of dried mint and sage accent the concentrated dark plum and Asian spice flavors. Shows hints of hot stone and underbrush on the ripe finish. Drink now through 2023. 60,000 cases made, 42,000 cases imported.