The Bousquet family combines four generations of traditional winemaking with Mendoza’s ideal winegrowing conditions. Their constant search to achieve optimum ripeness allows them to create wines that boast delicious fruit character with ripe tannins and high acidity and are constantly receiving great reviews from wine critics.
Grapes for the reserve range are sourced their best plots with low yields. Aged in French oak barrels for 10 months. Aromas of pure blackcurrant, raspberry and cassis with hints of figs, chocolate and tobacco. Medium to full-bodied with good acidity and length. Received 92pts from Tim Atkin and 91pts from James Suckling.
Click below to hear more about the wine, direct from Emiliano Griffone of Domaine Bousquet:
Very pure, bright and fragrant on the nose, showing violet flowers and cassis, as well as blueberries. The palate has a seamless, smooth and fresh feel with integral fruit. Silky finish. From organically grown grapes. Drink or hold.- 91 pts James Suckling