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Parra Alta Malbec 75Cl

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Malbec - Red Argentinian wine

Malbec - Red Argentinian Wine

Vibrant Red with violet tones. Full bodied in style with intense aromas of blackberry and fresh raspberry with subtle vanilla oak.

Parra Alta is a traditional way to grow grapes, where the vines are tied to grow upwards through the canopy of the surroundings trees.

Pack Size: 750ml

  • Wine of Mendoza, Argentina

Information

Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

A bright carmine red whose plum and raspberry jam aroma mingle elegantly with vanilla notes. Well balanced, exhibits sweet tannins and velvety finish.

Region of OriginMendoza
Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units9.8
ABV13% vol.
Current Vintage2014
ProducerTrivento
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerRafael Miranda
Pack Quantity750
Pack Measureml
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste CategoryD

Grape Variety:

Malbec

Vinification Details:

Grapes were de-stemmed and crushed. Cold maceration before fermentation 30% thermoflash vinification. 70% traditional vinification, 8 days in stainless steel tanks at 26ºC. Natural malolactic fermentation.

History:

Founded in 1996 by Vina Concha Y Toro, Trivento Bodegas y Vinedos produces brand-name wines under their own label. The company has created an ample portfolio of wines distinguished for preserving the character of the Mendozan terroir. These wines have received numerous recognitions at international contests and in wine industry publications. In their short trajectory, Trivento has become the most diversely distributed Argentine wine brand in the world positioning the positioning the company among the preeminent Argentine exporters.

Regional Information:

The Mendoza Province is one of Argentina's most important wine regions, accounting for nearly two-thirds of the country's entire wine production. Located in the eastern foothills of the Andes, in the shadow of Mount Aconcagua, vineyards are planted at the some of the highest altitudes in the world with the average site located 1,970-3,610 feet (600-1,100 meters) above sea level. The principal wine producing areas fall into two main departments-Maipú and Luján which includes Argentina's first delineated appellation established in 1993 in Luján de Cuyo. Situated in the upper Mendoza valley, where the river is half-way through its journey from the Andes mountains to the eastern plains, many Lujan de Cuyo vineyards sit at altitudes of around 1000m (3280ft). Malbec in particular is successful in Lujan de Cuyo, but the appellation also produces good Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay and Torrontes. The majority of the vineyards are on alluvial soils; sandy or stony surfaces on clay subtrata

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 3 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

9.8 UK Units per bottle
Drink Responsibly
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
drinkaware.co.uk

Manufacturer Address:

Produced by:
Trivento Bodegas y Vinedos S.A.,
B-72110,
Mendoza,
Argentina.

Bottled by:
W1740,
DH9 7XP,
UK.

Return To:

CYT UK,
Oxfordshire,
OX33 1ER,
UK.

Importer Address:

CYT UK,
Oxfordshire,
OX33 1ER,
UK.

Lower Age Limit:

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents:

750 Millilitres ℮

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