4 VACAS GORDAS Malbec Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Technical data

Winery: Caligiore
Wine type:
Red

Vintage: 2011

Tasting notes

Sight: Red rubi color of medium intensity, brilliant and vivacious.

Nose: On the nose, it expresses a fine fragance of fresh red fruits like strawberries and cherries combined with a delicate oaky character of vanilla and milk toffy in the back taste. Cabernet Sauvignon is present through its spicy, white pepper and herbal notes.

Mouth: Balanced and fresh with excellent weight on the palate. Crispy and juicy.


Vineyard

Name: Finca Cayanta
Region: region_2@nombre (subregion_14@nombre)
Altitude: 1050 meters asl
Soil: 3380-2715@suelo
Age: 15 years
Vintage: 3380-2715@vendimia
Yield: 4.30 tons/acre

Winemaking

Alcoholic fermentation: Wild yeasts with daily pump overs. Temperature control between 75 ºF and 79 ºF.
Malolactic fermentation: Indigenous bacterias.
Maceration: 12 days.
Winery aging: 8 months
Oak aging: 0 months
Bottle aging: 2 months

Analysis

Alcohol: 14%
Total acidity: 5.21 g/l
Volatile acidity: 0.64 g/l
Reducing sugar: 1.8 g/l
Extract: 27.42 g/l
Free sulfur dioxide: 65 mg/l
Total sulfur dioxide: 37 mg/l


Serving suggestions

Service temperature: 61°F
Pairings: Ideal to serve with pasta dishes, pizza and read meats.
Home aging: 3 years

Comercial contact

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Caligiore, Gustavo Adolfo

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: Caligiore, Gustavo Adolfo
Education: gustavo-adolfo-caligiore@estudios
Studies abroad: gustavo-adolfo-caligiore@cargo

Vision of the Argentinian wine industry: gustavo-adolfo-caligiore@vision

Calification

Wine Enthusiast (2010) 87