Alta means high in terms of quality. Their Alta range is the highest in concentration they can get in a single varietal wine made with grapes from their estate in Barrancas, Maipu. Mendoza.
Tasting Note: A prestigious wine which has been made with grapes from 60 years old vines. It presents tinges of violet and a fruity nose. It evokes blackberries, spices and tobacco. Rich and long Finish.
Food Matching: Red meat, pasta and mature cheese.
Grape variety: Malbec 100%.
Climate: The climate is temperate arid, it rains around 200 mm per year and the winds prevail from the southwest. The climate is characterized by the daily thermal amplitude, (up to 20 ° between day and night difference) and the warmth of summer.
Geology: It presents flat relief of plains with slope towards northest. It is a large sedimentary basin between the Precordillera to the west and the granitic outcrops to the east; in the south are the hills of Lunlunta and Barrancas.
Harvest: Hand harvest.
Vinification: Cold maceration takes place before fermentation for 48 hours. Winemaking process is carried out in stainless steel tanks and macerated from 15 to 20 days.
The wine is aged in new French Oak Barrels for 14 months. Once is bottled, it remains 6 months in our controlled temperature cellar, before release.
Residual sugar: 1.90.
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