Malbec, 2016

Chateau du Cedre

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Chateau du Cedre 'Marcel' Malbec 2016

$23.00

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The wine's story

The Occitanie region of southern France is one dominated by crumbling old estates, medieval castles, and a heavy sense of tradition which hangs in the air. There’s nothing wrong with this per se (i... read more

Sommelier notes

A vibrant take on this classic variety.

Cahors and the south of France is actually the birthplace of Malbec, and from there it was transplanted to Argentina.

In Mendoza, they make a richer, denser v... read more

Food pairings

Malbec is - at its best - one of those brilliantly relaxed red wines, which seems to slip down really nicely when gathered with friends around a dining table. The fruitfulness of this beautiful bot... read more

More Info

Cellar Period: 3-5 years - This will improve over the next few years, but don't be afraid to open it today!

Alcohol Level: 12.50%

    • Pairings
    • BBQ
    • Grilled Meat
    • Fajitas
    • East Asian Dishes
    • Satay Dishes
    • Filipino
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Bitter
    • Crisp
    • Fruity
    • Seasons
    • Cooler Months
    • Moods
    • Relaxed
    • Always A Winner
    • Oak
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