Malbec 2016

EL ENEMIGO

Malbec
2016

$26.99*

* Suggested retail price
Product code
13721
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
General listing
Status
Available
Country
Argentina
Regulated designation
Dénomination origine (DOC)
Region
Mendoza
Subregion
Lujan de Cuyo
Varietal(s)
Malbec 93 %
Petit Verdot 7 %
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Availability
Winery's website

About this winery

El Enemigo, “the enemy”. The struggle that most defines us in our lives is the one that we wage with our selves. We are all our own worst enemies. This is the credo behind the name on the label. The wines of El Enemigo are enigmatic, charismatic, and verging on iconoclastic. In that way the wines reflect their maker, Alejandro Vigil, an almost Picasso-like personality. “Ale”, as he is known, is the head winemaker at the iconic Bodega Catena Zapata, but he has many loves. He consults,...

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Press reviews

James Suckling

- 92 points -

March 2019

A fresh and focused red with cherry, balsamic and floral character. Medium to full body, soft tannins and a flavorful finish.

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Wine Spectator

- 90 points -

December 2019

Elegant, with hot stone notes accenting the pure-tasting dried red fruit flavors. Details of underbrush emerge on the focused finish, showing some tarry hints.

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