Vistalba Corte B 2016
Made with grapes from 50 hectares of the Vistalba land, these wines are a complete universe for the palate. Blends from red grapes identified as Corte A, B and C, representing the best of each harvest and with great qualities for storage.
Vistalba land – Upper Mendoza River Area – Luján de Cuyo – Mendoza – Argentina
Silt loam, medium-low fertility. Low percentage of organic material. Good drainage and low salinity.
9% Cabernet Sauvignon
Grapes were picked into 20-kilo boxes.
Harvest Date: Malbec: March 28 and 30 / Cabernet Sauvignon: March 25 / Bonarda April 05
Color: Deep garnet red.
Aroma: Ripe red and preserved plums, with hints of dried peaches.
Palate: with sweet tannins, a well-structured mid-palate and outstanding red fruit. Long, unctuous, persistent finish.
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.
Stews, meat, hard cheese, grilled meat, casseroles, pasta, pizza, spicy dishes and desserts.
Aging potential: more than 10 years.
ABV: 14 %
Total Acidity: 5.4 g/l
Reducing sugars: 2.4 g/l