Our total wine-hero Matias Riccitelli just sent us this comic through in the wee hours of the morning. We’ll forgive him for being a day late, because it is (quite frankly) awesome, and in our mind, EVERY DAY is Malbec Day. Get his incredibly tasty wine online here.
Mendoza is the new home of Malbec. Well, we say new, Argentina have had plantings of Malbec in Mendoza since 1868. It was introduced by French ampelographer Michel Pouget, along with several other varieties, in a bid to improve viticulture in the South American country. Malbec is a native of France. Once, it was planted widely […]
The moment Hey Malbec heard the sound, he knew that this was his moment. It was the sound of hope. It was the sound of potential. It was the sound of dreams, imagination, and anticipation. The day had started out like any other. Sat upon a box, surrounded by his brothers and his friends. Some […]
Hot on the heels of our Buyer’s Choice last week comes this little drop. First the Torrontes, now the Malbec! This is a delightful, lighter style of Malbec that focuses on bright and fresh characteristics. It’s unoaked and full of pure fruit flavours. That light and juicy character makes it a great party wine. Villa […]
This week we present a brace of wines from opposite sides of the world. Our first is a gorgeously fresh white from Italy, Cortese 2014 Araldica from Piemonte in the north of the country. Araldica Castelvero is a cooperative cellar based in the village of Castel Boglione, in Asti, Piedmont. Cortese is one of the […]