2017 Avatar Malbec
Producer: Bodega Casir dos Santos
Country/Region: Argentina - Mendoza
Presents a vibrant red color with glints of bordeaux. Great aromatic intensity. It expresses in a very fresh way, with red fruits and a remarkable sweetness. In the mouth it’s balanced with round and sweet tannins, rich and with a marked acidity.
|Vintage: ||2017||Grape Varietals: ||100% Malbec||ABV: ||13.00%|
|Aging: ||Aged in 100% French Oak barrels for 4 months and then 6 months in the bottle beofre release|
|Serving Temp: ||60-65°F|
|Agricultural Method: ||Sustainable|
|Production: ||7,500 cases|Wine Making Notes:
Coming from Agrelo district.
Average of the vines is 25 years old.
Soil type: Alluvial and sandy soils with a big amount of rocks just besides the Mendoza river. This is one of the most prestigious terroirs in Argentina.
Winemaking: Crushing, destemming and maceration pre-fermentative at 11ºC for 24 hours. Alcoholic fermentation in tanks. 4 weeks of skin contact maceration. Aged in French oak barrels for 4 months, Malolactic fermentation in contact with fine lees.
Wine was slightly filtered before bottling.
||UPC - bottle
||SCC - case
||7 84585 02281 6
||1 07 84585 02281 3