Clos de Los Siete Red Blend 2015 - Roselle Park Wines

Clos de Los Siete Red Blend 2015

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Clos de Los Siete Red Blend 2015
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SKU 21468

750ml

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The 2015 vintage reminds me to some extent of my hometown of Bordeaux because of the high levels of rain. The Malbec once again demonstrated its versatility, revealing itself in all its glory in this wine of which it constitutes 58% of the blend. The tell-tale signs of its presence are expressed in the attractive ruby red colour and purple tints around the edges, and the bouquet bursting with aromas of violet and red fruit with predominant notes of plum, later complemented by scents of black fruit and spices from the nice ripe Merlot and the Cabernet Sauvignon. On the palate, the attack is pleasant and sweet with a fleshy, full-bodied texture that is well-balanced. The smoothness of the Malbec and Syrah harmonise with the tannic structure of the Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot, which bestow a flavoursome, lingering finale upon the wine. The subtle hints of aging in wood barrels only serve to add complexity to this blend, which boasts all the typical elegance of cool vintage years, promising excellent aging potential. A fine example to enjoy. Cheers!
Category Red Wine
Varietals
Region Argentina, Uco Valley
Brand Clos de Los Siete
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
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Wine SpectatorOffers a lithe and well-cut blend of cherry, dried berry, currant and spice box flavors that mesh easily. The richly textured finish lingers with creamy notes. Malbec, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Drink now through 2021.

Kim Marcus, December 31, 2018
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Wine EnthusiastSoft berry aromas start off this red blend. A thick, full-bodied palate is a touch soupy in feel, while this tastes of stewed blackberry mixed with baking spices. A full finish with mellow tannins is the conclusion on this five-grape blend.

Michael Schachner, February 1, 2019