Bodega Vistalba - Corte A - 2013
Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
Made with grapes from the Vistalba subregion of Mendoza, these wines are a complete universe for the palate. Blends from the best selection of Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon and Bonarda red grapes representing the best of each harvest and with great qualities for storage.
Origin: Vistalba, Upper Mendoza River Area – Luján de Cuyo – Mendoza – Argentina
Soil: Alluvial origin, with pebbles. Silt loam, medium-low fertility. Low percentage of organic material. Good drainage and low salinity.
Varietal composition: 79% Malbec, 15% Bonarda, 6% Cabernet Sauvignon
Elaboration: Grapes were harvested and placed in 20-kilo boxes. Malbec on April 24, Cabernet Sauvignon on March 29 and Bonarda on May 5.
Color: Intense garnet red.
Nose: Complex aromas where dark chocolate, prune and tobbaco stand out.
Palate: Sweet entrance, good volume and structure. Long lasting end where notes of chocolate and spices appears on the back