Penitente Malbec 2010

Technical data

Wine type:
Red

Grape variety:
Vintage: 2010
Winemaker:
- Draque, Alfredo

Tasting notes

Sight: Deep red color with ruby tones.

Nose: Excellent balance between fruit and aromatic oak, combined with a soft aroma of vanilla and smoke.

Mouth: Very good mouthfeel, very well-balanced and sweet tannins.


Vineyard

Name: Finca La Capilla
Region: region_2@nombre (subregion_14@nombre)
Altitude: 900 meters asl
Soil: 3396-2725@suelo
Age: 35 years
Vintage: 3396-2725@vendimia
Yield: 3.31 tons/acre

Winemaking

Vat: Stainless steel tank.
Alcoholic fermentation: 6 days.
Malolactic fermentation: Stainless steel tank.
Maceration: 21 days.
Winery aging: 20 months
Oak aging: 12 months
Bottle aging: 8 months

Analysis

Alcohol: 14.2%
Total acidity: 5.3 g/l
Volatile acidity: 0.7 g/l
Reducing sugar: 1.9 g/l
Extract: 30.2 g/l
Free sulfur dioxide: 34 mg/l
Total sulfur dioxide: 125 mg/l


Serving suggestions

Service temperature: 63°F
Pairings: Red meats and game meats. Perfect for very spicy dishes.
Home aging: 8 years

Comercial contact

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Draque, Alfredo

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: Draque, Alfredo
Age: 38
Education: alfredo-draque@estudios
Studies abroad: alfredo-draque@cargo

Vision of the Argentinian wine industry: alfredo-draque@vision

Wine story

Continuing the mystical style given by the presence of a chapel in our vineyards in Luján de Cuyo, this name evokes the one-year stowage in barrels as serving a PENANCE.