Oct. 14, 2016
Crios, Susana Balbo Signature, BenMarco and Nosotros wines received great scores from Patricio Tapia in his most recent publication. On this occasion, his Descorchados 2017 guide features Patricio’s selection of wines that he tasted during 2016. It also presents special awards for four of Susana Balbo’s wines.
On his guide, Tapia makes varietals,wine regions, among other rankings, according to the wine results. On the latest edition, Susana Balbo Brioso 2014 received 95 points and was recognized as “The chosen one from Agrelo”
Susana Balbo Signature Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 received 95 points and was also recognized as “The chosen one from Los Árboles.”
The Susana Balbo Signature Rosé, the latest release of the winery, receibed 92 points and was both recognized as “The Best Rosé” and “Wine Revelation”.
The rest of Susana Balbo Signature wines also have great scores. The Malbec 2014 obtained 96 points. The Barrel Fermented Torrontés 2016, received 93 points and the mention “Best Torrontés.”
The Chardonnay 2015 and White Blend 2015, received 91 and 94 respectively.
BenMarco, the wines made by the viticultor Edgardo Del Pópolo, had also great scores at Descorchados 2017. The BenMarco Malbec 2015, the BenMarco Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 and Expresivo 2014 all received 94 points.
Crios, the young, fresh and value for money line, excelled once again with its varietals. The Torrontés 2016, the Malbec 2015 and the Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 had 90 points each.
For Nosotros Single Vineyard Nómade Malbec 2013 -the limited production reserve wine of the winery- the score was 96 points
These results demonstrate once again, the leadership of Susana Balbo, who along with a professional winemaking team has managed to achieve wines with real character and unique styles.