HENRY GRAN GUARDA N°1 2011
70% Malbec, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon
Luján de Cuyo – Mendoza. Planted in 1906 and 1992. 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 6,88 g/l
|SUGAR RESIDUE 2.3/l
||NUMBER OF BOTTLES
COLOR: Bright red ruby 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.