2016 Grumpy Gardener Mendoza Malbec

Juicy like a cobbler, this crowd-pleaser is perfect for entertaining and pairing with hearty meals. Fruity, rich, and beaming with vanilla and cocoa aromatics, this big red goes with steak, lamb, or marinated beef dishes.

Recipe Pairings

Burgundy Eye-of-RoundBurrito Bowls

Flavor Profile

 

Tastes Like

black cherry

Mocha

plum

tobacco

Region

Mendoza, Argentina

Pairings

Beef

Steaks

Grilled Red Meats

Did You Know?

Robert Parker, the world's most famous wine critic, was originally a lawyer. He discovered wine in college, while dating his now wife, who studied abroad in France. Parker's critcial writing style was inspired by consumer advocate Ralph Nader.