Primeras Viñas Malbec Luján 2018
Varietal Composition100% Malbec.
VineyardMayor Drummond and Perdriel, Luján de Cuyo - Mendoza.
Vineyard Structure/YieldLow 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.
Aging100% of the wine spent between 16 o 18 months in new French oak barrels.
Storage in bottleOver 15 years.
|ALCOHOL 14.2%||TOTAL ACIDITY 5.8 g/l|
|SUGAR RESIDUE 1.8||NUMBER OF BOTTLES|
COLOR: dark red color with violet hues.
AROMA: red fruit and some menthol notes, coconut, vanilla and spices 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.