Which Argentine Malbec was chosen the best in the world in France

Argentine Malbec was awarded the highest distinction in a blind tasting among 1000 labels from around the world in Vinexpo, the most important fair in the world.

Trapiche Terroir Series Malbec. Image: Courtesy of Trapiche
Trapiche Terroir Series Malbec. Image: Courtesy of Trapiche

Every two years, in May, Vinexpo is held, the largest fair for wines and spirits in the world. Based in Bordeaux, France, it is the most convincing and prestigious event in the global wine industry, where the 1800 best wineries with the most exclusive labels come together and close the commercial agreements that make people talk.

In this context, the international contest Les Citadelles du Vin is held, a blind tasting where, this year, 1,000 wines from all the producing countries participated. In this edition, Trapiche Terroir Series Malbec 2015 Finca Coletto was chosen as the Best Malbec of the contest, receiving the maximum mention of the series.

"Trapiche Terroir Series Malbec is a series of wines that expresses the richness of the diversity of our terroirs. Each year, winemakers and agronomists select the three best Malbec wines made with grapes from vineyards of our independent producers. gratitude to those who give us their grapes of the highest quality and contribute to giving identity to our wines. " - the winery, which belongs to the Peñaflor Group

Les Citadeles du Vin is one of the most prestigious international competitions. Its jury is composed mostly of high-level winemakers who, for several days, meet to evaluate, blindly, more than 1000 samples of wines from more than 40 countries. The awarded wines are those that obtain the highest score on a scale of 1 to 100.

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