CARO, from Catena and Rothschild, has a strong Argentine identity, characterized by the Malbec grape, which is given further elegance and complexity through blending with Cabernet Sauvignon. The combination produces a voluptuous, refined wine with a harmonious balance between the wine’s Argentinian identity and its Bordeaux style.
60 to 75% Cabernet Sauvignon
25 to 40% Malbec
Length of ageing in oak barrels: 18 months, 60% in new barrels
A juicy and flavorful malbec with dried blackberry, walnut and hazelnut undertones. Orange peel. Medium body, fine tannins and a fresh finish. No oak. Made from fruit from Agrelo and Altamira. Drink now. - James Suckling 91 Points