Malbec originates in Cahors
French winemaker, Pierre Gouttenoire, made “black wine” in Cahors. Today you will learn about Malbec from Cahors where the grape comes from.
Contrary to Bordeaux and Burgundy, Cahors is not a region that’s on everybody’s lips.
But Malbec was born in Cahors, and even though little known as a region, its grape is famous thanks to the many plantings in Argentina. An inky grape giving origin to a black wine, Cahors AOC, that you should know about.