GAUCHEZCO PLATA MALBEC-CABERNET FRANC
Grape Variety: 70% Malbec–30% Cabernet Franc
Vineyard details: Malbec from Altamira y Vista Flores -Valle Uco. Cabernet FrancfromBarrancas, Maipú, 100 yearsoldvines.
Vine cultivation: Malbec: Vertical shoot position trellising (VSP); Cabernet Franc: Parral
Harvest Detail: Hand picked in cases from the first week of April
Bunch selection, grapes were destemmedand crushed. Maceration before fermentation for 72 hrs. 14 days of alcoholic fermentation in small stainless steel tanks. Natural malolacticfermentation.
Maturation: for 12 months in fist and second use oak barrels: 60% French, 30% American and 10% Hungarian.12 month in bottle before release it to the market.
Color: Ruby red with deep violet hues.
Nose: Intense and attractive aromas of red fruits, such as plum band cherry; pepper from the Cabernet Franc, combined with an elegant oak essence.
Palate: The mouth feel is sweet, persistent , profound and with a juicy finish.
Recognitions: Vintage 2011: Silver Medal -DecanterWorld Wine AwardsVintage 2012: Recommended Blend from Argentina –Issue July 2015