FELINO MALBEC, LUJÁN DE CUYO & UCO VALLEY, MENDOZA, ARGENTINA

£17.25

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Description

VITICULTURE

Vineyards are in the Valle de Uco and Luján de Cuyo at an altitude between 2,306- and 3,927-feet. Semi-desert climate. Hand-harvest.

WINEMAKING

Fermented with selected and native yeasts in 8 and 17 ton closed-top stainless-steel tanks. Aged in American oak barrels (10% new) for 8 months. Bottled in February. Unfined.

OAK TREATMENT

Time: 8 months ; Type: American ; % oaked: 100; % new oak: 10;

TASTING NOTE

Bright and deep purple colour. Aromas of black fruit reminiscent of fresh plum mixed with graphite notes. On the palate the wine is balanced and energetic, with sweet and round tannins and a long finish.

FOOD MATCHING

A beautiful accompaniment to any meal, but particularly well with hearty casseroles and red meat.

TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION

  • Blend: Malbec 100%
  • ABV: 14%
  • Closure: Natural cork
  • Colour: Red
  • Style: Still wine
  • Suitable for Vegetarians: Yes
  • Suitable for Vegans:Yes
  • Organic: No
  • Biodynamic: No

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