Catena Malbec 2012 Print Tasting Notes for a Shelf Talker Note: If not seeing the star ratings when printing, turn on print backgounds in your printer settings. 89 Catena Varietal: Malbec Vintage: 2012 Country of Origin: Argentina Appellation: Mendoza Retail Price: $20 Tasting Notes: Deep purple in color. Aroma of dark fruit. Plum and dark cherry flavors. Firm tannins with a long finish.