June 7, 2016 |
The winemaker's most exclusive wine due to its limited production,Nosotros Single Vineyard Nómade Malbec 2011, from Altamira (south Uco Valley) obtained one of the highest scores of the report with 98 points, being part of a select group of 10 Argentine wines.
As well, Susana Balbo Signature Brioso 2014, the Bordeaux blend style that Susana elaborates with grapes from Agrelo's own vineyard, received 95 points. This blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot spreads out elegance and it shows as one of the most emblematic wines of the winery.
Both Signature varietals, Susana Balbo Malbec 2014 and Susana Balbo Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 from Altamira and Los Árboles respectively, shined with 93 points.
One of Susana´s specialties is to create unique white wines with great personality and terroir character. Susana Balbo Barrel Fermented Torrontés 2015 from Altamira, received 93 points as well as her newest creation, Susana Balbo White Blend 2015 from the same terroir. The last one has been highlighted as one of the most spectacular and innovative Argentine white wines.
The winery was also acknowledged for its viticulture wines, BenMarco Expresivo received 96 points. This is a very important recognition for a blend of Malbec and Cabernet Franc from Gualtallary, certainly one of Susana's best wines.
Finally, the wine that promotes Los Chacayes and Vista Flores as two of the most important regions within the Uco Valley, BanMarco Malbec obtained 93 points.This is a wine where its fruit and ageing potential stands out.
Susana Balbo highlighted: “We are very pleased for this recognition to our wines that are the result of a great work that day after day we do with my children together with a talented team of viticulturists and winemakers who have been able to understand the wine growing landscapes of Mendoza and capture them into wonderful wines that make us feel very proud.”