James Suckling is an American wine critic and journalist who spent 30 years writing for Wine Spectator magazine until leaving to start his own website (JamesSuckling.com) in 2010.
The prestigious journalist distinguished Doña Paula wines with high scores:
DOÑA PAULA ESTATE BLACK EDITION 2012 94 Points
“A beautiful red here with light chocolate, berry and nutmeg character. Full body, with ultra-fine tannins and a long, long finish. All here. A blend of malbec, cabernet sauvignon, and petit verdot. Drink now.” James Suckling.
SELECCIÓN DE BODEGA MALBEC 2009 93 Points
“Wonderful aromas of blueberry, smoke and tar. Floral too. Full body, with ripe and juicy fruit and an orange undertone. Round texture. Flavorful finish. What you like about malbec is certainly here. Drink now.” James Suckling.
DOÑA PAULA ESTATE MALBEC 2012 93 Puntos
DOÑA PAULA ESTATE MALBEC 2013 92 Points
“This is a refined and savory malbec with iron, white pepper, spices and dark fruit character. Full body and chewy yet fine tannins. Delicious and refined finish. Drink or hold.” James Suckling.
DOÑA PAULA 1100 91 Points
“A silky and refined wine with fine tannins and lots of savory fruit. Full body, integrated tannins and a balanced, fruity finish. Stylish. A blend of malbec, syrah, and cabernet sauvignon. Drink now or hold.” James Suckling.