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2017 Chakana Estate Malbec

Producer: Chakana
Country/Region: Argentina - Mendoza
Ratings:
VIN
88

The color is deep purple, very intense, quite what you expect from Malbec. Plum, brambly berries, spices and an iris/violet note are apparent on the nose. Intense, fruity flavors with velvety tannins.

2017 Chakana Estate Malbec

Vintage: 2017
Grape Varietals: 100% Malbec
Aging: Aged in new and 1 year old French oak Barrels for 18 months.
Serving Temp: 65-70°F
Closure: Cork

Wine Making Notes:

80% is coming from the Agrelo vineyard, which is mainly clay and brings a lot of freshness in the wine.
The other 20% are from the Altamira vineyard, which gives riper fruit and allows a little more oak.


Pairings:

Excellent with roasted meats, duck, salad, pasta, pizza.

Product Formats:

Item Number Unit Units/Case Type UPC - bottle SCC - case SRP/Unit
AR0EE881262MBM 750ml 6 Glass 8 72684 00004 7 1 08 72684 00004 4 $26.95