Intense ruby-red, the nose shows aromas of red fruit and violet; the palate shows plenty of that same red fruit, namely wild raspberry and strawberry with splashes of plum and damson flavours, finishing fresh and juicy.
When fruit is this good, so pure and fresh, so expressive and direct, why hamper it with oak, especially cheap, quick fix oak? Atamisque is one of a growing number of wineries that prefers to use oak only for upper level wines, opting for the 'pure fruit' ethos here. This, however, is not a lesser wine in any respect, as can be seen from its popularity.
Gold List, Sommelier Wine Awards 2015 (2014 vintage)
Gold Medal, Argentina Wine Awards 2015 (2014 vintage)
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Crafted in a fairly extravagant style this is a lovely, plump, velvet textured delight with clever use of oak in evidence, capable of developing very nicely for 8 - 10 years.
This is complex and alluring Malbec. A hint of violet perfume sits above well crafted and cinnamon driven oak. On the palate come finely grained tannins supporting flavours of raisin, plum, dark cherry and tobacco leaf.
"Decanter World Wine Awards - Silver Medal"
An inviting nose of earth spices, shaved pencils and dark fruits. The palate is weighty and well structured with smooth tannins and a livening acidity. Tobacco, dark chocolate and vanilla flavours can all be found on this full bodied and impressive wine.
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A deeply coloured wine with exuberant perfumes of ripe red and black berry fruits, with notes of spice from the oak ageing. Made in the style of an Amarone, it is concentrated and opulent on the palate, with great balance. It is elegant, velvety and suppl
On the palate there is a plush core of dense, sweetly ripe dark fruit, laced with chocolate and spice. Generously rich flavours underpinned by supple oak tannins and a full, dry and savoury finish.
"The 'Little Brother' from Anwilka offering amazing value from this top winery!"
Deep cherry red in colour with a hint of purple. A bouquet of mature red fruits with floral notes that are typical of the best Garnachas. The palate is rich and well-structured showing flavours of blackberries, strawberries and tones of leather, vanilla a
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