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2018 DAOU Malbec "Estate"

DAOU 2018 Malbec

Winery: DAOU

Vintage: 2018

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Estate"

Wine Category: Malbec

Grape blend: 88% Malbec & 12% Cabernet Sauvignon

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Adelaida District

State or country: CA

Price: $95

Cases produced: 400

KWG Score: 95.6 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Excellent (96)

Review date: March 7, 2021

Wine Review: This pitch-black colored Malbec From DAOU opens with a boysenberry, lilac and blackberry bouquet with notes of espresso. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, beautifully balanced, soft and smooth. The flavor profile is a refined earthy minerality and blueberry blend with notes of blackberry. We also detected hints of chocolate and gentle espresso. The finish is dry and its refined gentle dusty tannins stick around for quite a long time. The Panel would pair this delicious Malbec with grilled Colorado lamb chops with lavender or a Bon Appétit classic cassoulet. Enjoy – KWGTP
"This is what Malbec wants to be - Rick P"

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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