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a bottle of don cristobal malbec, mendoza
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Don Cristobal Malbec, Mendoza

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TASTING NOTE At sight, it has intense and bright red purplish tones. Fine and elegant aroma with a perfect combination of ripe red fruits and spices, enriched by the French oak. In the mouth it is balanced with soft tannins.

DESCRIPTION Varietal wine: 100% Malbec. Vineyard: La Niña, plot 2F. Area of origin: Rodriguez Peña, Junín, Mendoza Province. Altitude: 630 meters above sea level. Production per hectare: 75 Hl/ha.

PRODUCTION Harvest by hand in March, raceme selection on conveyor belts and subsequent destemming. Cold pre-fermentative maceration for 4 days and subsequent alcoholic fermentation at controlled temperatures between 26°C and 28°C, favoring the extraction of the finest substances of each grain. 28-day maceration for later drawing off and malolactic fermentation in pools. 20% of the wine was stored for 9 months in oak barrels combining the noble qualities of oak with the intense fruity aromas.

SERVING TEMPERATURE 18º C

Vintage: 2016/17
Colour: Red
Variety: Malbec
Producer: Don Cristobal
Origin: Argentina & Uruguay
Style: Smooth, Medium Bodied Red Wines
When to Drink: Wines to Drink Now
Bottle Size: 75cl
Bin Number: 1067

With damson and violet aromas, rich fruit flavours on the palate and ripe soft tannins in the background, this is a nicely complex wine.

M de Grand Malbec, IGP Vin de Pays d'Oc

8.64

Very approachable and a fabulous alternative to Argentinian Malbecs. Colour: Red
Variety: Malbec
Style: Smooth, Medium Bodied Red Wines
Origin: France
Vintage: 2015
Bottle Size: 75cl




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