Henry Gran Guarda N°I 2007
Cabernet sauvignon 51%, Malbec 32%, Syrah 17%
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 6,42 g/l
|SUGAR RESIDUE 3,59
||NUMBER OF BOTTLES 8.800
COLOR: Intense and bright red color
AROMA: Aromas of matured fruits, jams, spices and tobacco.
FLAVOR: Very complex. Elegant in the mouth. Structured with silky tannins and a very pleasant lingering finish.