Henry Gran Guarda N°I 2005
Merlot 41%, Cab sauv 32 %, Malbec 27 %
Luján de Cuyo – Mendoza. Planted in 1906, 1993, 1998. Altitude 980 mamsl.
Malbec: Low vine training. Surface irrigation: Cane and spur pruning. High density plantation. Other varieties: High vine. Drip irrigation. Cordon pruning with spurs. Average yield: 60 q/ha.
Pre fermentative cold maceration between 2 and 4 days. During alcoholic fermentation, delestages and tampering is done daily. The total maceration takes 20 days. The Malolactic fermentation is spontaneous.
24 months in new oak barrels.
Storage in bottle
Up to 20 years
||TOTAL ACIDITY 6,48 g/l
|SUGAR RESIDUE 2,81
||NUMBER OF BOTTLES 6.195
COLOR: Intense burgundy red color
AROMA: Aromas of black fruits and red candies combined with spices, vanilla and tobacco.
FLAVOR: Big body and structure in the mouth, robust.