It is a Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon and Tannat blend which contains much more than three vines: it is composed of almost one hundred components from different areas of Mendoza, vines, soil types, and degrees of ripeness. It is a wine of unique personality and character achieved by means of a thorough selection of the varieties that compose it. This is the blend with the house imprint, which evidences almost five centuries of winemaking experience at the international level.
Elegance, complexity, aging, and aging capacity are the cornerstones that define this blend with an aging potential of over 10 years.
Agrelo in Luján de Cuyo; Gualtallary in Tupungato; Altamira, La Consulta and Los Chacayes in Valle de Uco
Agrelo: 1050 m.a.s.l.
Gualtallary: 1310 m.a.s.l.
Altamira: 1150 m.a.s.l.
La Consulta: 1090 m.a.s.l.
Los Chacayes: 1270 m.a.s.l.
Agrelo: Shallow, alluvial- Loamy to clay loam soil with river stones deep below water.
Gualtallary: Low depth soil, with low water holding, composed of sand and rock.
Altamira and La Consulta: Alluvial loamy-textured clay soil, with presence of rocks in depth.
Los Chacayes: Little depth alluvial soil with low water holding, composed of sand, rock and caliche.
DECANTER WORLD WINE
PUNTAJES EN AÑADAS DE 2005 A 2009
90 / 91 / 92
JAMES SUCKLING TASTING 2018