Sight: Intense red color with violet hues.
Nose: Aromas of red fruits like fresh raspberries, plums and cherries.
Mouth: Intensely fruity in the mouth with hints of violets and vanilla provided by the oak. A complex wine with good structure and soft tannins.
Winery aging: 9 months
Oak aging: 8 months
Bottle aging: 6 months
Total acidity: 5.4 g/l
Service temperature: 63°F
Home aging: 5 years
In Mapuche language, MALMA means “PRIDE”. We decided call this first generation of Malma Wines “Finca La Papay“, in honor of a visionary woman who, in the early 20th century, chose Patagonia as her promise land to fulfill her dreams of family and prosperity.
Stephen Tanzer (2010) 87
Wine Spectator (2007) 87