Alta means High in terms of quality. Our Alta range is the highest in concentration we can get in a single varietal wine made with grapes from our state in Barrancas, Maipu. Mendoza A prestigious wine which has been made with grapes from 60 years old vines. It presents tinges of violet, and a fruity nose. It evokes blackberries, spices and tobacco. Rich and long finish.
Vineyard location: Barrancas, Maipú District, Mendoza
Conduction system: Espalier
Irrigation: Drip irrigation system
Soil: Frank & Stony
Yield per hectare: 60 quintal/ha
Vinification: Hand-picked selection in small baskets.
The vineyard is carefully managed in order to obtain grapes best potential. Cold maceration takes place before fermentation for 48 hours.
Winemaking process is carried out in stainless steel tanks and macerated from 15 to 20 days.
Ageing: The wine is aged in new French Oak Barrels for 14 months.
Fining & filtration: To obtain its maximum expression, wine is softly filtered before being bottled. Once is bottled, it remains 6 months in our controlled temperature cellar, before release.
Robert Parker 88 point
Silver Medal - IWSC2016