ALTOSUR Malbec 2012

Technical data

Wine type:
Red

Grape variety:
Vintage: 2012
Winemaker:
- Rabino, Rogelio

Tasting notes

Sight: Attractive red color with purple hues

Nose: Aromas of intense ripe fruit: cherries, blackberries, blueberries, and fresh plums, combined with spicy and floral hints

Mouth: Sweet and round tannins that increase its fruit sensation and balance. Wine of good intensity, concentration and long after taste


Winemaking

Oak aging: 4 months

Analysis

Alcohol: 14%
Total acidity: 5.5 g/l
Volatile acidity: 0.45 g/l
Reducing sugar: 3.4 g/l
Extract: 29.8 g/l
Free sulfur dioxide: 35 mg/l
Total sulfur dioxide: 90 mg/l


Serving suggestions

Service temperature: 61°F
Pairings: Meat: chicken and pork Cheese: strong cheeses like blue cheese
Home aging: 3 years

Comercial contact

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Rabino, Rogelio

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: Rabino, Rogelio
Age: 34
Education: rogelio-rabino@estudios
Studies abroad: rogelio-rabino@cargo

Vision of the Argentinian wine industry: rogelio-rabino@vision

Wine story

ALTOSUR means “high in the South”. These wines, born at an elevation of 4000 feet, at the foothill of the Andes, are an invitation to discover high altitude wines from Tupungato

Calification

Wine Advocate (Robert Parker) (2012) 89
Wine Enthusiast (2011) 88