Amalaya de Colomé Valle Calchaquí 2009

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The color is deep magenta with red hues. The aromas begin with a top note of roses and violets followed by a red frui...

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External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
07/06/2011

A Malbec wine from Salta in Argentina. 2009 Colome Malbec 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/11/2011

Offers good density to the blueberry, raspberry and blackberry coulis flavors that are backed by vibrant acidity. Floral and mineral notes play out on the long, tangy finish. Drink now through 2014. 8,000 cases imported. -JM Wine Spectator. A Malbec wine from Salta in Argentina. 2009 Colome Malbec 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
04/05/2012

Colome's Estate Malbec is annually one of Argentina's better values. The 2009 Estate Malbec (85%) contains small amounts of Tannat, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Syrah in its blend. It spent 15 months in barrel, 30% new American, the balance second-use Fre... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Malbec wine from Salta in Argentina. 2009 Colome Malbec 750ml


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Source: Flaschenpost Weinservice GmbH
10/13/2010

Dunkles rot mit Purpurreflexen Aromen: Feigen, Korinthen, Kirschen und Gewürze Mittlerer Körper, gut integrierte Säure, würzig, erdige Komponente, trockenbeerig, weiche Gerbstoffe, lang und samtig im Abgang


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Source: Flaschenpost Weinservice GmbH
08/23/2011

Aromen: Würzig, röstig, getrocknete Beerennoten. Gaumen: weiche Gerbstoffe, dezente Süsse, komplexe Aromatik: Rosinen, schwarze Schokolade, Lakritze, Rauch, Teer, Ingwer und Heu. Ein Wein mit Potenzial.


External Review
09/30/2011

Deep red, with purple tinges, this wine offers red fruit aromas of cherries and raspberries, with a subtle hint of vanilla. This is a glittering deep red wine, with purple tinges. A spicy, intense and sweeping wine, easy to drink, but yet with a long persistent mouth. Tannins are mild and round. Ideally paired with red meat, pasta read more...with tomato sauce and cheese.


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Source: Flaschenpost Weinservice GmbH
05/31/2011

Dunkles Purpur, schwarze Reflexe. Viel schwarze Schokolade und Oliven im anspruchsvollen Bouquet, daneben eine Fülle von schwarzer Frucht, Pflaumen und Cassis. Enorm konzentrierter Gaumen mit viel Kirschfrucht und leichten Tabaknoten, sehr dicht und von konzentrierter Fruchtsüsse, angenehme Vanillenoten begleiten das langanhaltende Finale.


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Winemaker's Notes:

Grapes were hand harvested in 30-pound boxes, delivered to the winery and hand sorted. Ater 4 days of cold maceration, fermentation was slow, using selected yeast. Maceration lasted 18 to 20 days. Maltolacic fermentation in stainless steel tanks. Once Maltolacic fermentation was completed, 20% of the wine was aged in French oak during 10 months. It was the fined using egg whites from our biodynamic farm.

Tasting Notes:

The color is deep magenta with red hues. The aromas begin with a top note of roses and violets followed by a red fruit profile of cherries and strawberries with hints of white pepper. The flavors are similar, with exotic plum and berry wrapped in a sweet, wet clay, earthy background. The entry on the palate is smooth, moving to full bodied and silky with a persistent finish.

Grapes were hand harvested in 30-pound boxes, delivered to the winery and hand sorted. Ater 4 days of cold maceration, fermentation was slow, using selected yeast. Maceration lasted 18 to 20 days. Maltolacic fermentation in stainless steel tanks. Once Maltolacic fermentation was completed, 20% of the wine was aged in French oak during 10 months. It was the fined using egg whites from our biodynamic farm.

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Dietary Information: Organic

Chemical Analysis:

Alcohol: 14.00%
Total Acidity: 6.0 grams per liter

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