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Monte Xanic Malbec 2006

Member Review by Mark Angelillo:

I'm disappointed, really. The palate is bitter and sour -- lots of grapefruit and lemon flavor, with decently high alcohol. There are better SBs.

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Monte Xanic:
The Valle de Guadalupe is located 30 kilometers inland from Ensenada, on Mexico's Pacific Coast, 100 km south of the border with the United States. Consequently, its vineyards are the northernmost of Mexico's and the distance from the ocean is between 15 and 20 kilometers. The vines are at altitudes between 300 and 400 meters above sea level. The proximity to the Pacific Ocean provides humid cu... Read more
The Valle de Guadalupe is located 30 kilometers inland from Ensenada, on Mexico's Pacific Coast, 100 km south of the border with the United States. Consequently, its vineyards are the northernmost of Mexico's and the distance from the ocean is between 15 and 20 kilometers. The vines are at altitudes between 300 and 400 meters above sea level. The proximity to the Pacific Ocean provides humid currents that result in a microclimate in the valley. Today the Valle de Guadalupe is Mexico's most prestigious wine region, and home to 90% of the top wines of Mexico. Read less

Member Reviews for Monte Xanic Malbec

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2.00 5
08/18/2008

I'm disappointed, really. The palate is bitter and sour -- lots of grapefruit and lemon flavor, with decently high alcohol. There are better SBs.


Snooth User: RobertoPatriarca
138702503
4.00 5
07/30/2009

Chocolate, boa estrutura e equilibrio


Snooth User: RobertoPatriarca
138702503
4.50 5
07/30/2009

2005 D 4*. Taninos redondos, boa acidez. Combinou muito bem com o lamb


Snooth User: Jesus Bremont
85954317
4.00 5
07/03/2011

Four glasses




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