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Parra Alta Malbec Shiraz 2.25Ltr

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Mendoza is the seventh largest province in Argentina and is home to over 70% of Argentina's vineyards. As well as being known for the excellent quality of its wines, Mendoza also features the highest peak in the Americas: "Centinela de Piedra".

Malbec-Shiraz - 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 surrounding trees.

Pack Size: 2.25Litres

18 125ml Servings

Contains 3 bottles of wine

  • Wine of Mendoza, Argentina
  • This cask is perfect for barbecues, picnics, parties, gifts and special occasions
  • Food Pairing: Barbecued meats, red meats and chilli con carne
  • Stays fresh for six weeks

Information

Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

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

Region of OriginMendoza
Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units29.3
ABV13% vol.
Current Vintage2013
ProducerTrivento
Type of ClosureOther
Wine MakerRafael Miranda
Pack Quantity2.25
Pack MeasureLitres
CountryArgentina
Alcohol TypeWine

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 produces brand-name wines under their own label. The company has created a 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.

Regional Information:

Mendoza 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.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

This wine can be drunk now but will further improve if carefully stored for up to 1 year

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

drinkaware.co.uk

Country of Origin:

Argentina

Manufacturer Address:

Produced by:
Trivento y Bodegas S.A.,
No B-72110,
Mendoza,
Argentina.

Filled by:
H&A Prestige Bottling Limited,
W1 108,
PR7 1NH.

Return To:

H&A Prestige Bottling Limited,
W1 108,
PR7 1NH.

CYT UK,
Oxfordshire,
OX33 1ER,
UK.

Importer Address:

CYT UK,
Oxfordshire,
OX33 1ER,
UK.

Lower Age Limit:

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents:

2.25 Litres

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