La Posta Bonarda Armando Vyd

La Posta

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Wine label
Vintage:2015
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:Argentina
Region:Mendoza
Appellation:Mendoza
Type:Red
Varietals:Bonarda
Vineyard:The bonarda comes from a single vineyard in Eastern Mendoza called Estella Armando with an average vine age of 46 years.
Orientation:The vineyard is located at an altitude of 2,300 feet which is low for Mendoza and therefore warmer getting the bonarda ripe. Bonarda loves the heat!
Viticulture:hand harvested
Vinification:no fining and no filtering
Aging:10 months in 70% second use French oak and 30% second use American oak.
Production:1,100 cases
 

Ratings

IWC: 90 (Suckling)
A tight and lightly dusty red with licorice and blackberries. Medium to light body. A fun wine from Argentina that everyone should try. Drink now.