chicchitti malbec gran reserva 2008

medoza, argentina

 

VARIETAL: 100% Malbec. Estate grown.

VINEYARD: Altamira. 50+ year old vines.

VINIFICATION: Small concrete tanks.

AGING: 12 months in French and American oak casks.

REVIEWS: 92 W&S, 90 WA (2008); 92 WA (2004)

Unfined and bottled unfiltered.

TASTING NOTES: "Balanced between sweetness and freshness, this takes on Malbec's friendly and approachable role as a rich red that flows with perfect ease. It's generous in fresh fruit, soft in texture, and has enough grip to serve with beef empanadas." - W&S

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