Aridus 2017 Malbec “American” ($36)
One of the best Malbecs I’ve tasted in 2019 has grapes from New Mexico and was vinified in Arizona. I loved its color hue and depth, as well as its strength, full body and fruit. Plus there’s very pleasing balance, complexity and length.
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John Vankat, Daily Sun wine writer