La Posta Tinto Uco Valley [Malbec/Bonarda/Syrah]

La Posta

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Wine label
Vintage:2015
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:Argentina
Region:Mendoza
Appellation:Uco Valley
Type:Red
Varietals:Red Blend
Varietal notes:60% Malbec, 20% Bonarda, 20% Syrah
Vineyard:The grapes come from ungrafted vines in La Consulta-Altamira, Vista Flores and Rivadavia.
Orientation:The average elevation of the vineyards is 3,000 feet.
Viticulture:All the vines are ungrafted and the average age of the vines is 26 years old.
Vinification:No fining or filtration
Aging:12 months in 70% French and 30% American barrels; 20% of which is new oak.
 

Ratings

IWC: 91 (Suckling)
A pretty and rich red with delicious fruit and balance. Medium body, light and soft tannins and a bright finish. A blend of malbec, syrah and bonardo. Wonderful freshness, balance and price. Drink now.