Carmelita Vista Malbec 2015 is intense ruby port in the glass. The ripe red fruity nose exhibits red berry, plum and gentle black pepper aromas. This medium bodied wine is balanced and shows soft tannins and a bright acidity. The beautiful finish will further tone and elongate with time.
|Production||1,000 cases x 6 bottles|
|Vineyard||Located in the Uco Valley, Mendoza at an altitude of 1,085m above sea level. The high altitude, fertile soil and cool, dry climate provide ideal conditions for creating this superior wine.|
|Harvest||Hand picked on 27th March 2015|
|Yield||3.0 tonnes per acre|
|Winemaking||2 day cold maceration; 3 day post-fermentation maceration; 12 day total maceration period. 7 day primary fermentation (average temperature 26 - 28°C).|
|Maturation||16 months in oak (5% new)|
|Bottling||Bottled on the 17th August 2016. Unfiltered to ensure aromatic integrity. The wine will show deposits after cellaring - decanting an hour before drinking is recommended.|