Merchant's Pick by Grape

Merchant's Pick by Grape: Malbec

  1. 94 pts • Hot Off The Press!
    October 05, 2018

    One of the best Malbec values coming out of Argentina today is the 2015 Altos Las Hormigas "Reserve."

    A classic, high-elevation, terroir driven Mendoza Malbec, "this is a serious wine where the minerality and freshness rule. This wine will please more advanced drinkers." The Wine...

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  2. Malbec and Grilling, Nothing More Thrilling!
    June 21, 2018

    This is a Malbec masterpiece from Paul Hobbs, California's most ardent winemaker and whom Forbes called, "The Steve Jobs of Wine."

    After conquering California with his blockbuster Cabernets, Hobbs has set his sights on Malbecs. But, not just any Malbec. Hobbs is partners in Crocus,...

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  3. Must Have Malbec Show Stopper!
    August 05, 2014
    One of the best value Malbecs coming out of Argentina today is the 2012 Susana Balbo Signature Malbec. It is a classic, terroir driven Malbec that ...
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  4. Malbec Was The Perfect End To A Perfect Day!
    October 11, 2010
    Who knew grilled lamb chops accompanied by Granny Smith apple filled ravioli in a beef ragu could taste so good! Well it did, especially when paired with the 2008 Bramare Malbec by Paul Hobbs.
        This past weekend, a group of friends and I ended an annual 75 mile...
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  5. Escape To The Malbec Motherland!
    June 21, 2010
    Preparing for a trip is always an exciting time, especially when it involves wine country. The other night, my girlfriend and I booked a trip to the perfect vacation spot, Mendoza, the Malbec Motherland. Eager to get a jump on our much anticipated trip, we cracked open a bottle of the 2008...
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