Argentina - Mendoza
Riglos
Gran Malbec - 2014
 
SAQ distribution :   11871434
Price :   $29.75
Format :   750 mL
Alcohol level :   14.5%
btl/cs :   12
availability :   in stock
 

Varietal :  

Malbec
 

Specifications :  

Red wine dry
 

Winemaking :  

- Variety : Malbec
- Age of vines : 12 years
- Yield of vines : 8000 kg/ha
- Irrigation : drip
- Harvest : manual
- Fermentation : stainless steel tanks during 33 days with the skin
- Maturation : new french oak barrique, during 21 months. Malolactic fermentation. With the lees. 6 months in bottle.
- Type of yeast : indigenous
- Fining : not filtered. No fining
- Cellar : 10+ years
- Decanting : 2+ hours
 

Tasting :  

"Dense, rich, layered, and incipiently complex, this full-bodied offering manages to remain light on its feet despite its obvious power." -JM Wine Advocate
 

Food and wine pairing :  

Red meat, grilled or roasted. Steak, sausages and game.
 

Press review :  

Millésime 2013
  • James Suckling: 91

Millésime 2012

  • James Suckling: 93
  • Wine Spectator: 91

Millésime 2010

  • Wine Enthusiast: 93 -TOP 100

Vintage 2009

  • Wine Advocate - R. Parker: 92
  • Wine Spectator: 89

 
 
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