a black grape originally grown in the Bordeaux region of France and now in Argentina and Chile, used for making wine
a rustic mid-bodied red wine made from this grape

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  • The same evening I returned to Malbec with the statuette which was going to stifle all regrets.

  • He, accordingly, began the assault at Malbec, though with a very inadequate force.