Single Vineyard Malbec 2011

Here we strive for a complex, age-worthy, La Consulta terroir-driven Malbec In short, we seek to express the best of our terroir. We take meticulous care in each phase of the winemaking process, from harvest to your glass.

Information

Winemakers: María de los Ángeles Morchio Giol
Vineyard Manager: María de los Ángeles Morchio Giol
Vineyards: Estate vineyard “La Esperanza” in La Consulta, Valle de Uco, Mendoza, Argentina
Varietal: 100% Malbec
Average Vineyard Altitude: 975 feet above sea level
Density: 1,550 plants per acre.
Sustainably Farmed: 100%

Winemaking

Harvest: By hand.
Sorting: Double manual selection.
Fermentation and maceration: 30 days.
Malolactic Fermentation: 100% spontaneous, in oak.
Winemaking: Indigenous yeasts; No filtering or fining; 20% bleed-off.
Aging: 20 months in first-use French oak barrels
Alcohol: 14,5%
Residual Sugar: 0.22%
Acidity: pH of 3.6; TA of 5.7 g/L

La Consulta, Mendoza, Argentina - Tel: +54 0261 4 240790 info@lasnencias.com.ar Dizen 2012