2011 Trivento Amado Sur

Malbec Blend

  • Argentina
  • > Mendoza
Drink between 2013 - 2018
CT87.8 43 reviews
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Community Tasting Notes 21

  • Carvaholic wrote: (87 points)

    September 29, 2014 - Wine Spectator scored this as a 91, but I was a bit disappointed. I drank this by itself, so maybe it is better with food? I'll probably give it one more try.

  • slywka7 wrote: (90 points)

    May 3, 2014 - Popped and let this slow ox for about an hour. Nose of raspberry, currant, cherry and roses. This was open for business when I started drinking it but improved over an hour and a half. Big and juicy, this had flavors of dark cherry, raspberry, boysenberry and finishes with a slight herbal, earthy note. Finish is very nice and lasts about 20 seconds. Great for the money. Easy 90 points.

  • Boom Baby! wrote: (90 points)

    December 26, 2013 - Yes, I found this wine at my local grocery store for $6.99. It's a solid 90 pointer.... nice fruit, good acid and firm tanins. Don't pass it up.

  • phillyboyP wrote: (89 points)

    December 11, 2013 - Decanted 2 hours and it really helped. Blackberry and spice, sweet oak. Great bbq wine. 89

  • mxpbuy Likes this wine: (88 points)

    December 6, 2013 - I like the wine for its very good price point. The wine still has a little aging or decanting time needed. Short finish and not a lot of complexity, but who was expecting any from a $14 Malbec blend. Plenty of black fruits up front with hints of blueberries and dried brown/green herbs/sage.

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  • By Richard Jennings
    2/3/2014 (link) 86 points

    (Trivento Amado Sur) Saturated very dark ruby color; tar, coffee nose; ripe berry, red berry, ripe raspberry, raspberry syrup, milk chocolate with smooth, sweet tannins; medium finish (78% Malbec, 12% Bonardo, 10% Syrah; 14% alcohol)

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2011
  • Type Red
  • Producer Trivento
  • Varietal Malbec Blend
  • Designation Amado Sur
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Argentina
  • Region Mendoza
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation n/a
  • UPC Code 082734754244

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 212 (53%)
  • Consumed 185 (47%)

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