Primeras Viñas Malbec Luján 2012
Varietal Composition100% Malbec
VineyardMalbec: Low vine training. Surface irrigation: Cane and spur pruning. High density plantation. Yield: 60 q/ha
Vineyard Structure/YieldMalbec: Low vine training. Surface irrigation: Cane and spur pruning. High density plantation. Yield: 60 q/ha
Fermentation processIn stainless steel tanks. Pre fermentative cold maceration for 3 days. Fermentation with indigenous yeast. During this stage it undergoes daily pump overs and delestages. The total maceration time is between 20 and 25 days at a maximum temperature of 30º-31°. The end of maceration is determined by the tasting.
AgingBetween 16 and 18 months in new oak barrels.
Storage in bottleOver 15 years
|ALCOHOL 14,3%||TOTAL ACIDITY 6,45 g/l|
|SUGAR RESIDUE 2,2||NUMBER OF BOTTLES 16.400|
COLOR: Dark red color with violet hues.
AROMA: Aroma of red fruit and some menthol notes, coconut, vanilla and spices which are added by the oak.
FLAVOR: Mouth velvety smooth. Unctuous mouth feel but not too rich. Juicy and prolonged. Lingering aftertaste.
Pairing SuggestionIdeal to pair with roasted red meats such as rib eye or lamb.