GAUCHEZCO ESTATE MALBEC
Grape variety: 100% Malbec
Vineyard details: Barrancas-Maipú. Deep alluvial soils: clay, sand and limestone predominate. Drip irrigation.
Vine cultivation: Vertical shoot position trellising (VSP)
Harvest details: Hand picked in bins from the second week of March
Grapes were destemmedand crushed. Maceration before fermentation for 48 hrs. 14 days of alcoholic fermentation. Natural malolacticfermentation.
Maturation: 15% of the wine spent 8 month in third use French and American oak barrels.
Color: This Malbechas an intense and lively deep red purple color.
Nose: Fruity notes of plum, raspberry, dry fig and raisins along with floral notes of violets.
Palate: Complex and harmonious wine, with a soft and velvety entry, firm tannins and lovely juicy finish.
Enjoy it with smoked and grilled meats and prepared spicy meats.