Solar de Orfila Malbec 2008

Technical data

Winery: C.A.S.A. Orfila
Wine type:

Grape variety:
Vintage: 2008

Tasting notes

Sight: Intense violet red with blackish shades

Nose: Complex aromas of ripe red fruit reminiscent of plums and cherries

Mouth: Velvety texture, but intense and ripe tannins, with a hint of vanilla and chocolate, characteristic of oak toasting.


Vat: Stainless steel tanks
Alcoholic fermentation: With selected yeasts, between 28°C/82°F and 30°C/86°F
Malolactic fermentation: Induced and controlled for 12 days.
Maceration: from 20 to 25 days, with daily plumpings and destellage
Winery aging: 10 months
Oak aging: 8 months
Bottle aging: 12 months


Alcohol: 14.2%
Total acidity: 5.1 g/l
Reducing sugar: 2.2 g/l

Serving suggestions

Service temperature: 63°F
Pairings: Red meat, game meat, pasta, regional dishes and cheese
Home aging: 3 years

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Brito, José Miguel

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: Brito, José Miguel
Age: 33
Education: jose-miguel-brito@estudios
Studies abroad: jose-miguel-brito@cargo

Vision of the Argentinian wine industry: jose-miguel-brito@vision

Muñoz, Victor

About the winemaker

Personal information

Name: Muñoz, Victor
Age: 56
Education: victor-munoz@estudios
Studies abroad: victor-munoz@cargo

Vision of the Argentinian wine industry: victor-munoz@vision