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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.

2017 Avatar Malbec
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
Closure: Cork
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.


Product Formats:

Item number Unit Units/Case Type UPC - bottle SCC - case SRP/Unit
AR0EE444005MBL 750ml 12 Glass 7 84585 02281 6 1 07 84585 02281 3 $13.99