Winery Sophenia - Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec

Winery Sophenia Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec

3.5
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec of Winery Sophenia is a red wine from the region of Tupungato of Mendoza.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or lamb.

Taste structure of the Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec from the Winery Sophenia

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec of Winery Sophenia in the region of Mendoza is a powerful.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

Details and technical informations about Winery Sophenia's Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Alcohol
14.5°
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Malbec

Malbec, a high-yielding red grape variety, produces tannic and colourful wines. It is produced in different wine-growing regions and changes its name according to the grape variety. Called Auxerrois in Cahors, Malbec in Bordeaux, it is also known as Côt. 6,000 hectares of the Malbec grape are grown in France (in decline since the 1950s). Malbec is also very successful in Argentina. The country has become the world's leading producer of Malbec and offers wines with great potential.

Last vintages of this wine

Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec - 2019
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 3.7 1 1 1 0.5 0
Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec - 2018
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 3.5 1 1 1 0.5 0
Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec - 2017
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 3.6 1 1 1 0.5 0
Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec - 2014
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 3.4 1 1 1 0 0
Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec - 2013
In the top 100 of of Tupungato wines
Average rating: 3.7 1 1 1 0.5 0

The best vintages of Ruta 89 Reserve Malbec from Winery Sophenia are 2019, 2013, 2017, 2018 and 2014.

Informations about the Winery Sophenia

The winery offers 39 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.8.
This winery is part of the Finca Sophenia.
It is in the top 20 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Tupungato in the region of Mendoza

The Winery Sophenia is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 35 wines for sale in the of Tupungato to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Mendoza
In the top 5000 of of Argentina wines
In the top 4000 of of Tupungato wines
In the top 85000 of red wines
In the top 150000 wines of the world

The wine region of Tupungato

The wine region of Tupungato is located in the region of Uco Valley of Mendoza of Argentina. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Catena Zapata or the Domaine Rutini produce mainly wines red, white and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Tupungato are Malbec, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Tupungato often reveals types of flavors of pineapple, slate or ripe blackberries and sometimes also flavors of gooseberry, boysenberries or nutty.


The wine region of Mendoza

Mendoza is by far the largest wine region in Argentina. Located on a high-altitude plateau at the edge of the Andes Mountains, the province is responsible for roughly 70 percent of the country's annual wine production. The French Grape variety Malbec has its New World home in the vineyards of Mendoza, producing red wines of great concentration and intensity. The province Lies on the western edge of Argentina, across the Andes Mountains from Chile.

News related to this wine

Argentina: Award-winning wines to celebrate Malbec World Day

This 17 April marks the 12th anniversary of Malbec World Day, a global initiative created by Wines of Argentina to celebrate the success of Argentina’s wine industry. Argentina is the main producing country of Malbec with more than 44,000 hectares planted across the country. Mendoza, Argentina’s most famous wine region, has become synonymous with Malbec and leads local production with 37,754 hectares cultivated (85% of the total vineyards). Now the 12th edition, Malbec World Day cele ...

Argentina: Award-winning wines to celebrate Malbec World Day

This 17 April marks the 12th anniversary of Malbec World Day, a global initiative created by Wines of Argentina to celebrate the success of Argentina’s wine industry. Argentina is the main producing country of Malbec with more than 44,000 hectares planted across the country. Mendoza, Argentina’s most famous wine region, has become synonymous with Malbec and leads local production with 37,754 hectares cultivated (85% of the total vineyards). Now the 12th edition, Malbec World Day cele ...

Argentina harvest report 2022: ‘wines with excellent ageing potential’ 

The grapes have been picked and Argentina is able to file another successful harvest for 2022, to match the previous four years. However producers are reporting that 2022 was the most singular of recent vintages, with each region experiencing its own challenges. Mendoza ‘The 2021-2022 season reminds me of a good Hollywood movie,’ said Martín Kaiser, viticulturist at Doña Paula in Mendoza. ‘It certainly kept us entertained. Our hearts were in our mouths all the way through, but it had a great end ...

The word of the wine: Maderised

Term used to designate oxidized wines in reference to Madeira wines.

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