Primeras Viñas Malbec Gualtallary 2016
Varietal Composition100% Malbec.
VineyardGualtallary, Tupungato- Planted in 2005. Altitude: 1380 masl.
Vineyard Structure/YieldHigh vine training. Drip irrigation. Guyot pruning.
Fermentation processManual harvesting. Hand Selection of clusters and grains. Cold maceration for 3 days. Fermentation with indigenous yeasts. During the first part of this stage daily reassembling and delestages are performed, then only reassembling. The total maceration time is 20 to 25 days at a maximum temperature of 30 ° -31 °. The end of maceration is determined by tasting.
AgingBetween 16 to 18 months in a 4.000 french oak vat.
Storage in bottleover 15 years.
|ALCOHOL 13,8%%||TOTAL ACIDITY 5,58 g/l g/l|
|SUGAR RESIDUE 1.8 g/l||NUMBER OF BOTTLES|
COLOR: intense red with violet reflections.
AROMA: floral with mineral notes.
FLAVOR: elegant, bold and with a medium to long finish in mouth. Aging in oak becomes unnoticed and perfectly balanced.
Pairing SuggestionWonderful with grilled red meats, strong cheeses and pasta dishes with white sauces, tomato or trufles. It is also ideal to pair with stews, game dishes or vegetables, such as stuffed potatoes, baked pumpkins or peppers.