Winemaker Remarks: Deep ruby red color. Spicy aromas combined with fresh plums and cherries. In the mouth, sweet velvety tannins are well balanced with the acidity.

MALBEC 2012Scores:

89 points Wine Spectator
87 points Wine Enthusiast
90 points Wine Advocate
90 points Wine Advocate89 points Wine Spectator87 points Wine Enthusiast

Case Production (12×750): 15,000
Winemaker: Héctor Durigutti
Winery: Lamadrid
Vineyard: Estate single vineyard, Agrelo, Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza
Grape Variety: 100% Malbec
Vineyard’s age: Planted in 2002
Average Vineyard Altitude: 980m.a.s.l.
Density: 7,500 plants per hectare
Yield: 1.5 kg per plant
Sustainably Farmed: 100%
Harvest Method: By hand
Sorting: Single manual selection
Fermentation and Maceration: Cold maceration at 6ºC for 7 days, alcoholic fermentation with native yeasts for 17 days at 25º/27ºC, 4 daily pump-over
Malolactic Fermentation: 100% spontaneous in tanks with American oak.
Winemaking:No stabilization, no filtration, no clarification, no bleed-off.
Aging: Stainless steel tanks.