|Grape Variety:||Original Malbec
|Denomination:||La Consulta, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina
|Wine Maker Notes:||A pure expression of old vines, this Malbec Reserva unveils an intense deep burgundy color, aromas of plum and mocha, and a masterful palate that is the perfect blend of red fruits and lush soft tannins.|
|Vineyard:||3,300 feet above sea level. Trellis System: High vertical shoot position. Age of vines: 30 years old. Pressurized drip irrigation. Soil: Sandy loam, rocky bottom. Pruning: Double Guyot. 100% Sustainable. Natural cover crop, no chemical fertilizers and herbicides. Production: 1.5kg average per plant. Harvest by hand, using small plastic boxes during the last week of March.
|Tech Analysis:||100% Malbec.
Alcohol: 15% by vol.
Aging: 30% aged 8 to 10 months in French oak barrels.
Release Date: January 2017
Cases Produced: 140 (750 ml bottles)
|Cellaring:||While ready to enjoy now, this wine will age well for up to 5-7 years.
|Food Pairing:||Grilled red meat, pasta, Spanish omelet and grilled tomatoes