La Celia Elite Malbec-Tannat 2008

Technical data

Winery: La Celia
Wine type:
Blend

Grape variety:
Vintage: 2008
Winemaker:
- García, Cristian

Tasting notes

Sight: it exhibits a deep and bright red color

Nose: aromas of red fruit jams and spices like black pepper stand out, combined with notes imparted by its oak aging

Mouth: its ripe tannins provide it strength and structure. It is a wine of great personality, easy to drink


Vineyard

Region: Mendoza (Uco Valley)
Localidad: San Carlos
Altitude: 1050 meters asl
Soil: alluvial and shallow soils, with rocky and sandy texture. Poor in organic matter and natural fertility.
Age: 20 years
Vintage: hand-harvested

Winemaking

Vat: 100% of the blend in French and American oak barrels during 12 months
Alcoholic fermentation: 12 days at 81º F with cultured yeast
Malolactic fermentation: 100%
Maceration: 30 days

Analysis

Alcohol: 14.5%
Total acidity: 5.5 g/l


Serving suggestions

Service temperature: 61°F
Pairings: ideal to pair with pasta and Argentinian sweet corn stews
Home aging: 5 - 6 years

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García, Cristian

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: García, Cristian
Age: 41

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