Gran Secreto Malbec Reserva 2007

Technical data

Winery: Sietefincas
Wine type:
Red

Grape variety:
Vintage: 2007
Winemaker:
- Ekkert, Daniel

Tasting notes

Sight: intense ruby red color with blackish hues

Nose: very aromatic wine with hints of chocolate, roast coffee, plum and red fruits, with floral notes

Mouth: ripe an sweet tannins with a long finish


Vineyard

Region: region_2@nombre (subregion_15@nombre)
Altitude: 1200 meters asl
Soil: 2257-2195@suelo
Age: 10 years
Vintage: 2257-2195@vendimia
Yield: 3.01 tons/acre

Winemaking

Vat: 100% of wine is aged during 14 months in American oak barrels
Alcoholic fermentation: 3 days of cold maceration, fermenting during 21 days at 75ºF-79ºF
Malolactic fermentation: natural
Maceration: 3 days of cold maceration
Winery aging: 6 months
Oak aging: 14 months
Bottle aging: 9 months

Analysis

Alcohol: 14.5%
Total acidity: 3.17 g/l
Reducing sugar: 3.17 g/l
Extract: 30.21 g/l
Free sulfur dioxide: 24 mg/l
Total sulfur dioxide: 99 mg/l


Serving suggestions

Service temperature: 64°F
Pairings: ideal to pair with Argentina's traditional "asado" (barbecue), seasoned pasta, and blue cheese
Home aging: 5 years

Price ranges

More than: U$D 50

Comercial contact

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Ekkert, Daniel

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: Ekkert, Daniel
Age: 57
Education: daniel-ekkert@estudios
Studies abroad: daniel-ekkert@cargo

Vision of the Argentinian wine industry: daniel-ekkert@vision

Wine story

The name “Sietefincas” arised considering grape growing in selected plots from seven estates or “fincas” distributed among the best winemaking regions of Argentina, from Salta to Neuquén.

Export destinations

  • Brazil Brazil
  • United States United States