Domaine Bousquet - Hunuc Réserve 2016

Domaine Bousquet

Hunuc Réserve 2016 organic

A Malbec from the mountains of Argentina!

Robust Reds

The perfect match Duck fillet with a pepper sauce

  • Powerful
  • Complex
  • Spicy
  • Fruity
  • Wood
  • Tannic

£17.90 per bottle

Non-subscribers : £23.00 per bottle

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  • check_circleHome delivery Estimated delivery date : 17 December 2018

An expert's opinion

Domaine Bousquet; a very French sounding name, yet we find ourselves in Mendoza, Argentina, in the very special terroir of Tupungato. Argentina is, above all, the country for Malbec, which succeeds here in a way that it simply can't elsewhere. This Reserve cuvee is a prime example; velvety, spicy and fruity with enough freshness to be considered with a variety of foods. To cap it all off, it comes from one of the most beautiful organic estates on the slopes of the Andes mountains!

Jean-Michel Deluc. Head Sommelier of Petit Ballon.
The estate

Domaine Bousquet

Domaine Bousquet is situated at high altitudes, in the Tupungato district of Mendoza, Argentina. The exceptional levels of sunshine, combined with the snow-melt from the Andes mountains allows for top quality organic viticulture, and the grapes benefit from both French and Argentinian influences. The results, unsurprisingly, are delicious!

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Service 17°

Decanting 1 h
  • ic-meat

    Meat Grilled and roasted red meats, goulash, roast pork, lasagna

  • ic-cheese

    Cheese Manchego, Brie, cheddar.

  • ic-fish

    Fish No fish recommendations for this wine

  • ic-vegetable

    Vegetables No vegetables recommendations for this wine

  • Desserts No dessert recommendations for this wine

  • Eye The wine has a bright ruby colour, slightly softening towards the rim of the glass

  • Nose On the nose there are inviting aromas of ripe black fruits, smoke, tobacco, violets and black pepper.

  • Mouth On the palate the wine is soft, velvety and supple, with the same flavours as the nose and a hint of sweet spice from the oak ageing.

  • Origin : World

  • Appellation : Mendoza (Argentine)

  • Grapes : Malbec

  • Culture : Organic

  • Capacity : 750 mL

  • Alcohol : 14°

  • Sulfite : Yes

  • Price per liter : £30.67
    (Subscribers: £23.87)

Peak 2020
Keeping potential 2024
Ready to drink
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