Ladera, Malbec, Napa Valley 2002 ($38) – Dark ruby color, black cherry and pepper aromas with smooth blackberry flavors. Very nicely done. Score: 8.5/10
Today’s podcast focuses on another Bordeaux blending variety: Malbec. I also talk about the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision opening up interstate wine shipments to more states and follow up on the wine and food matching challenge from Winecast 22.