Top Rated Malbec Wines to Drink

By Gayot Editors

22. William Church Winery

2007 Malbec
Wahluke Slope, WA
$30 | Rating: 14/20

Blueberry and blackberry flavors dominate this rich and complex Malbec. Pairs well with summertime barbeques.

23. Alamos

2013 Mendoza Selección Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
$20 | Rating: 13.5/20

The violet and dark berry aromas of this Argentine wine hit the nose immediately and resonate on the palate. There are hints of brown spice and pepper, courtesy of Alamos’ aging in oak casks. A full-bodied Malbec, this is a wine with a deep finish and flavor.

24. Argento

2009 Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
$13 | Rating: 13.5/20

This food-friendly red wine offers ripe plum and blackberry flavors with a touch of dark chocolate and vanilla.

25. Don Miguel Gascón

2008 Reserva Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
$25 | Rating: 13.5/20

Rich with aromas of black cherry and chocolate; The palate exhibits rounded tannins and flavors of brown spice and oak.

26. Seven Hills

2007 Malbec, Walla Walla Valley
Walla Walla Valley, Washington
$25 | Rating: 13.5/20

Assertive scents of passion fruit, blueberry pie and hints of floral open into ripe blueberry flavor and a slightly dry finish.

27. Alamos

2007 Selección Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
$20 | Rating: 13/20

A deep dark Malbec defined by black fruit, floral, leather, vanilla and spice aromas, velvety tannins and supple raspberry, cherry, violet, black pepper and blackcurrant flavors.