Reserva Malbec 2011
Finca Los Álamos – Alto Valle de Uco
Sandy loam with pebbles, medium-low fertility. Low percentage of organic material. Good drainage and low salinity.
The grapes were hand-picked and put in 18-kg boxes on March 12th.
Color: Intense red with blue glints.
Nose: Complex, with notes reflecting its time in the wood, ripe and crystallized soft fruits such as sour cherries and cherries. Spicy notes reminding of white pepper and cumin.
Mouth: Sweet tannings with a velvety texture. Pleasant and persistent aftertaste.
Harsh winters and hot summers with temperate or hot days and very cold nights. The daily temperature range is about 15º C during the growing development stage, favoring a very good production of color and tannins.
Meat, pasta, stews, legumes, mature cheese.
This wine was aged in new French oak barrels for 15 months, then stowed at 12ºC for 6 months before being put on the market.
Storage: more than 10 years.
Total acidity: 5.35 G/L
Sugar: 2.19 G/L