Snapshot
Vintage: 2016
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: Argentina
Region: Mendoza
Appellation: Mendoza
Wine type: Rose
Varietals: Malbec (Cot)
Varietal notes: 100% Malbec
Organic: Practicing
Vineyard: The malbec vines come from a single estate's vineyards in Lujan de Cuyo. The average age of the vines is 20 years old.
Orientation: The average elevation of the vineyards is 3,000 feet above sea level.
Soil: Clay and Sand
Viticulture: Ungrafted vines. Hand harvested.
Vinification: Standard primary fermentation in stainless steel. Short skin time maceration for rose color.
Aging: No oak aging
Notes: Jimena Lopez is the winemaker behind this project. She brings 18+ years of winemaking experience to the table in not only Argentina but 7 other countries. She is though Argentine and Mendoza is her home.
Ratings
Publication: Wine advocate
Rating: 87
Publication: Other Press
Dusty peach aromas are round and hold up to scrutiny. This densely colored Malbec rosé is ready to drink, with flavors of melon and peach. A touch of skins character adds complexity and texture to the finish. Drink immediately.