Huston Vineyards Malbec presents deep garnet colors and aromas of dried blueberries and allspice. This medium bodied wine displays supple tannins and flavors of plum and black raspberry with a finish that is spicy and lingering.
Pair with: Cherry-wood smoked brisket with a spicy rub and splashed with a little chimichurri sauce.
GOLD | 2018 Idaho Wine Competition (2016 vintage)
BEST RED | 2017 Great Northwest Wine Invitational (2015 vintage)
GOLD | 2016 Great Northwest Wine Invitational (2014 vintage)
SILVER | 2016 Idaho Wine Competition (2014 vintage)
88 pts | 2016 Wine Enthusiast (2012 vintage)
SILVER | 2015 Great Northwest Wine Invitational (2013 vintage)
SILVER | 2015 Idaho Wine Competition (2013 vintage)
BOS, BEST RED | 2014 Idaho Wine Competition (2012 vintage)
SILVER | 2013 Idaho Wine Competition (2011 vintage)
|Composition Notes||91% Malbec, 5% Syrah, 4% Petite Sirah|
|Vineyards||Parma Extension, Sawtooth Block 63, Sawtooth Block 46, Williamson’s|
|Release Date||June 2016|
|Growing Season Notes||2014 growing season was warmer than average for Idaho. The long, warm growing season ensured the ripeness of all varietals and the overall yields were elevated over previous seasons. A strong year for growing reds, particularly Bordeaux varietals.|