Henry Gran Guarda N°I 2008
Syrah 30%, Cabernet Sauvignon 27%, Malbec 25 %, Petit Verdot 10%, Cabernet Franc 8%
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.
Alcoholic fermentation done daily by delestages and tampering. 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 6,7 g/l
|SUGAR RESIDUE 2,72
||NUMBER OF BOTTLES 13.800
COLOR: Intense burgundy red color
AROMA: Complex aroma. Mature fruits and jams, chocolate, tobacco, and notes of toasted wood and spices.
FLAVOR: Structured in the mouth with firm and mature tannins. Lingering persistent aftertaste.