La Posta Pizzella Malbec 2021, Mendoza, Argentina

100% Malbec from La Consulta Vineyard in the Uco Valley, elevation 3600 feet. Age of vines 14 years. Aged 12 months in 100% French oak barrels, 10% new, 90% 2nd use. A beautiful red and purple color with aromas of black cherries, dark fruits, dark chocolate and baker’s spice. On the palate, the wine shows dense, dark berry and plum flavors along with hints of sandalwood and spice, and even a hint of violets in the finish.