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The Waxed Bat 2021

The Waxed Bat 2021

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  • Mendoza - Argentina
  • 2021 - Shiraz-based blend
  • 14.0 % Alc - 750 ml

Argentina’s Opi Sadler is a seriously talented winemaker. His awe-struck colleagues even nicknamed him ‘The Magician,’ due to his masterful ability to draw out the most magical qualities in grapes.

His Waxed Bat, from the premium (high-altitude) enclave of Mendoza, is always a huge hit with customers, show judges and critics. Decanter World Wine Awards judges once described it as “so thick you could paint with it.”

The 2021 release—which boasts 91 points and a gold medal from France’s prestigious Gilbert & Gaillard wine guide—is another delicious edition to The Waxed Bat lineage. Judges wrote, “Elegant smoke and toast on the nose with red and black fruit notes, spice and garrigue. This is a bold yet refined wine with great potential.”

A blend of berry-rich Shiraz, inky-black Malbec and chocolatey Cabernet, The Waxed Bat delivers a deep, dark glassful, starting with aromas of lush blackberry and notes of violet, smoke, pepper and licorice. On the palate, you’ll find layers of rich black-fruit flavor and oaky complexity. Look for that trademark long, smooth finish. Delicious with a big, juicy cut of steak (and totally unmissable).

As one of our most-loved reds of all time, The Waxed Bat always sells fast. Act quickly to secure your share.

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