Efigenia Extra Brut 2008

Technical data

Winery: Palo Alto
Wine type:
Sparkling

Vintage: 2008
Winemaker:
- Martinez, Luis

Tasting notes

Sight: The elegant and delicate presence of Pinot Noir grants it bright gold shades.

Nose: It displays aromas of yeasts and almonds combined with slight toasted notes.

Mouth: In the mouth, it is a smooth and full bodied wine with good acidity. It has a long aftertaste as well as fine and intense bubbles.


Vineyard

Name: Finca Las Marias
Region: region_2@nombre (subregion_15@nombre)
Localidad: Tupungato
Altitude: 1150 meters asl
Soil: 1731-2113@suelo
Age: 10 years
Vintage: 1731-2113@vendimia
Yield: 3.66 tons/acre

Winemaking

Vat: 5,000-liter stainless steel tanks
Alcoholic fermentation: 15 days at controlled temperature between 55-60ยบ F
Winery aging: 4 months
Bottle aging: 14 months

Analysis

Alcohol: 12.5%
Total acidity: 6.11 g/l
Volatile acidity: 0.48 g/l
Reducing sugar: 8.05 g/l
Extract: 24.46 g/l
Free sulfur dioxide: 32 mg/l
Total sulfur dioxide: 100 mg/l


Serving suggestions

Service temperature: 41°F
Pairings: This is an ideal wine to match soft cheeses, fish, desserts or to drink just as an aperitif.
Home aging: 5 years

Comercial contact

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Martinez, Luis

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: Martinez, Luis
Age: 51
Education: luis-martinez@estudios
Studies abroad: luis-martinez@cargo

Vision of the Argentinian wine industry: luis-martinez@vision

Export destinations

Calification

Argentina Wine Awards (2010) Bronze