Alamos Chardonnay 2007
pale lemon green.
Peach, grass, light floral hint, pineapple, lemon, citrus, vanilla hint. Sweet fruity flavor on the palate (but it’s actually dry). medium+ acidity.
Catena Chardonnay 2007
Pale lemon green. Sweet white peach, pear, chestnut, walnut. Medium+ acidity. Herbs.
Alamos Malbec 2007
Black pepper, black cherry, black currant, coffee, vanilla. Quite a easy to drink Malbec. The only shortage is the alc. nose at the beginning.
Catena Malbec 2006
Chocolate, black berry jam, a bit blue berry. Tannin is still very young. Violet hint.
Catena Cabernet Sauvignon 2006
Black currant, floral of violet, fruity nose. Shows raspberry aft breathing. Black pepper, cedar and cigar.
14 months in 80% French oak barrel (30% new), and 20% new American oak barrel.
Catena Alta Malbec 2004
Leather, cocoa powder, black currant, flower. Lingering. High acidity. Pepper and black cherry. 18 months in French oak (70% new).
Catena Zapata Argentino Malbec 2005
Too young to drink now, tannin is strong. Black currant, sweet fruity nose. Spicy note. Espresso, mineral, tobacco. High acidity.
Catena Zapata 2005 Nicolas
More aging potential than Argentino Malbec 2005. Black currant, black chocolate, licorice, clove, black pepper, espresso coffee. 100% new French oak.