Dec. 2, 2015 |
Crios, Susana Balbo Signature, Nosotros and BenMarco wines received great scores from Patricio Tapia in his most recent publication. On this occasion, his Descorchados 2016 guide features Patricio’s selection of wines that he tasted during 2015. It also presents a special award for one of Susana Balbo’s wine.
On his guide, Tapia makes varietals and wine regions rankings according to the wine results. On the latest edition, Susana Balbo Signature Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 was top on its varietal, therefore the winner of “Cabernet Sauvignon Descorchados 2016”. It received 95 points and was also recognized as “The chosen one from Tunuyán”.
The rest of Susana Balbo Signature wines also have great scores. The Malbec 2013 obtained 95 points and the Barrel Fermented Torrontés, 93 points.
Crios, the young and fresh line of wines, excelled once again with its Torrontés 2015, which obtained 91 points. Besides, the Rosé of Malbec 2015 and the Malbec 2014 had 90 points each.
For Nosotros -the limited production reserve wines, the scores were- 93 points for the Malbec Single Vineyard Nómade 2012 and 92 points for Francis 2012.
BenMarco, the wines made by the viticultor Edgardo Del Pópolo, had also great scores at Descorchados 2016. The BenMarco Malbec 2014, the BenMarco Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 and Expresivo 2013 had all received 94 points.
The results demonstrate the leadership of Susana Balbo, who along with a professional winemaking team has managed to achieve wines with real character and unique styles.