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Wines

Salentein Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Grape variety:
Sight: pale greenish - yellow color
Nose: intense and fresh nose, reflecting the varietal typicity of these grapes from Uco Valley. The aroma of pink grapefruit is firstly perceived, then fruits like white peaches, tropical fruits and delicate floral notes are displayed, with mineral hints giving it a unique identity
Mouth: on the palate, the entry is subtle, turning then intense, with pleasant acidity and great varietal typicity, followed by a long and refreshing finish

Primus malbec 2005

Grape variety: Malbec 100%
Sight: Black and purple hues are enhanced by a lively shine
Nose: It displays complex and intense aromas of red and black berries with a spiced hint of clove and pepper
Mouth: Its mouth-feel offers an ample start with firm tannins that grants it a great structure, necessary for a long storage. Acidity is balanced with the sweetness of alcohol. It is a fresh wine with a long finish

Primus Pinot Noir 2007

Grape variety: Pinot Noir 100%
Sight: very bright red color of medium intensity
Nose: it displays a delicate fragrance combined with fresh notes of roses, dry leaves and spices, all enhanced by a ripe and sweet crunchy cherry aroma
Mouth: it is an unctuous wine of medium acidity and a delicate balance between alcohol and freshness. It has a very sweet and complex entry with medium to high structure and ripe and gentle tannins; it feels agile in the mouth with a long finish

About us

From vineyards in the upper reaches of the Uco Valley, Mendoza, Bodegas Salentein is changing the face of Argentinian winemaking. The goal of the winery is to make high quality Argentinian wines, while respecting nature and getting involved with the local community. The company's long-lasting commitment to Argentinian people comprises investments, employment opportunities and training. It faces national challenges with vitality and a long-term global perspective.

Bodegas Salentein's estates are located in high slopes at the foot of the Andes Mountains, in the Uco Valley. The estates are located between 1,050 and 1,700 meters above sea level, along 22 kilometers with east-west direction. The highest vineyards of Mendoza and some of the highest ones in the world, are located in one of these estates. The important altitude, alluvial soils, sunny days and cold nights, offer 5 different microclimates, making Salentein's estates unique in their kind and ideal for achieving the highest quality grapes.