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Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza
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  Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza
Item Number:55 39 114 12
Regular Price:$12.95
Sale Price:$10.95 - 15% off!
Discounted Case Price:$119.40 - 9% off!
($9.95 per bottle)
Total Savings: 23%
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Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza
Always a solid value, this Los Cardos Malbec from Dona Paula is a fresh, fruit-forward expression of Argentine Malbec. Grapes are sourced from their own estate vineyards high up (3,400 feet above sea level) in the Uco Valley and the Lujan de Cuyo. The grapes are de-stemmed and cold soaked to preserve the primary aromas. Extended maceration adds to the texture and rounds out the tannins. It shows big aromas of berry fruit and roasted nuts. The palate is firm but zesty with with bright berry, black tea and mineral flavors. A hint of toast comes up on the lingering finish. Best Buy Alert!

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Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza
 
3.2

(based on 5 reviews)

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  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

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80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Balanced (3)
  • Big (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday (4)
    • Weeknight (3)
      • Pairs Well With:
      • Beef (4), Game (3)

    Reviewed by 5 customers

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    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Crazy Value under $10...seriously!

    By Westchester Wine Guy

    from Wine Express

    About Me Connoisseur

    Staff Reviewer

    Pros

    • Balanced
    • Big

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday
      • Weeknight

      Comments about Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza:

      I have been off of Malbecs as of late, but this one caught me by surprise. Classic Mendoza Malbec character, but lots of elegance and structure to go along with the big, dark fruit and spice. A no brainer everyday wine...

      • Pairs Well With:
      • Beef, Game

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Great Malbec for the money

      By Fcejr

      from Shelby county, Alabama

      About Me Aspiring Enthusiast

      Pros

      • Balanced
      • Big
      • Smooth

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday
        • Weeknight

        Comments about Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza:

        We just ordered two more cases for our family. If you account for the great price, I would give it a five!
        We had several guests and all raved about it.

        • Pairs Well With:
        • Beef, Chocolate, Game, Pizza and Pasta, Spicy Food

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Another fine Malbec.

        By Bacchus Nomad

        from Manchester, NJ

        About Me Connoisseur

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Balanced
        • Clean
        • Smooth

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • After Dinner
          • Entertaining
          • Everyday
          • Weeknight

          Comments about Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza:

          This Malbec is a fine red with vey good taste and well bodied without being hevy.

          • Pairs Well With:
          • Beef, Game, Pizza and Pasta, Spicy Food

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          Works Well

          By JWM

          from Paris KY

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Big

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday

            Comments about Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza:

            A good red for daily use

            • Pairs Well With:
            • Beef

            (1 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            Would not buy again

            By Flossie

            from Kalamazoo, Michigan

            About Me Getting Started

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Harsh

              Best Uses

                Comments about Dona Paula 2012 Malbec, Los Cardos, Mendoza:

                Very sour, not sweet at all. A hand full of people I let taste could not believe how bad it taste. This is my opinion and do not intend to let my view stop others from trying this wine. One person told me, they liked sour wine, however, they did not try any of this wine. Also, I am not a wine expert. Wine Express did replace my order --free--and I appreciate the time and effort they took to please me. Wine express stands behind their products and this speaks volumes for this company.

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