A bright red in color. Its aroma is markedly fruity, with notes of fresh dark fruit, red berries and jam. Fresh and captivating on the palate. A great expression of a young and balanced Malbec.
VINEYARDS AND ALTITUDE
Tunuyán and San Carlos, Valle de Uco, Mendoza, Argentina.
Altitude 900 - 1000 masl (2,950 ft - 3,200 ft)
Loamy-silty of alluvial origin with gravel in the subsoil and calcareous deposits.
Hand-picking using small 12 kg plastic boxes.
10-day, 8° C cold maceration. Controlled temperature alcoholic fermentation and hand pigeage. Malolactic fermentation in barrels.
60% 12months in French oak barrels, second use. 6-month bottle storage.
DIRECTOR & WINEMAKER