Located in the southern section of the alluvial cone of the Tunuyán river at 1060 masl height. Characteristic white soil due to the existence of calcium carbonate (calcareous) with abundant presence of large stones (rocks).
The LIME-STONE- SAND/ CLAY System at its best.
This unique terroir is what conveys the uniqueness of our Malbec.
VARIETAL COMPOSITION :
Paraje Altamira / La Consulta / San Carlos / Mendoza.
Intense and deep red color with violet hues. It presents red fruits, violets and plum aromas and sour cherry jam notes. Good balance of fruit and oak with predominance of fruit. The presence of red fruits is repeated on palate. It is elegant with firm tannins that ensure a long finish.
Ideal combination with grilled meats and vegetables, pasta or hard cheeses.
Spontaneous fermentation with indigenous yeasts. Alcoholic fermentation at controlled temperature between 24 -26 °C for 12 days. Daily pump-overs with delestage at the beginning of the fermentation. Post fermentation maceration for 12 days.
|HARVEST||Manual 17kg boxes.|
|AGING||70% of the wine is aged 1 year in oak barrels (1° and 2°use). 80% French oak – 20% American oak. Stowage: 6 months.|
|AGING POTENTIAL||5-7 years.|
|PACKAGING||Case x 6 x 750 ml.
Case x 4 x 750 ml.