Alamos Red Blend, Mendoza, Argentina, 2011
The wines of Catena. Red wine. Made primarily from Malbec (Argentina's signature red grape), Bonarda (Argentina's second most widely planted red grape), and Tempranillo, the Alamos Red Blend displays deep, ripe flavors of blackberry and plum with layers of brown spice. The Alamos vineyards of Mendoza, Argentina lie in the foothills of the Andes Mountains. Alamos wines are born of the intense mountain sunlight and pure snowmelt water of the Andes, and embody the richness of this rugged, remote region. Cultivated by the Catena family for over 100 years, Mendoza's vineyards are among the highest in the world. Red wine. 13.5% alc. by vol. Produced and bottled by Alamos. Imported by Alamos USA, Hayward, CA. Product of Argentina.