To celebrate World Malbec day todaywe have teamed up with wine experts from Argentine wine specialists,Abasto, to find out their top FOUR choices of Malbec on this special day.

Lagarde D.O.C Malbec |This Malbec, from one of the oldest wineries in the Lujan de Cuyo area in Mendoza, ticks all the boxes – a traditional, classy, fruity and velvety Malbec with great fruit concentration and a superb texture.Ideal with grilled red meats or pasta with rich,red sauces.

Rutini “Encuentro” Malbec |An elegant, lean Malbec from Tupungato in the Uco Valleywith a very delicate fruit and a minerality that it’s a true expression of the region’s terroir. We have chosen this particular malbec to celebrate World Malbec Day as it’s a true representation of an Argentine Malbec. Delicious with beef, spicy food,mature and hard cheese and poultry.

Laborum Malbec |Perfect for carnivores, this intense, complex and full bodied wine pairs will with juicy steak. This Malbec is from the Cafayate valley in the northern province of Salta. The vineyard has a producesingle varietals with a genuine artisanal focusand offer the particular experience of wines that express all the character of their origin.

Achaval Ferrer Single Vineyards |This winery makes three high quality Malbecs from three vineyards located in different areas of Mendoza that can show you how significant the location could be in the wine making industry. An investment piece – these Malbecs can be consumed young but will also age beautifully.

Find out more information about Malbec World day 2015 here | www.malbecworldday.com

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