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Catena Alta Malbec 2010
Jeden z nejlepších a nejluxusnějších Malbeců Argentiny! Je vyroben z 90% z odrůdy Malbec a z 10% z odrůdy Cabernet Sauvignon, hrozny byly vypěstovány na Angelica Vineyards. Tyto vinice jsou ty nejlepší a nejideálnější, které Nicolás Zapata pro pěstování této odrůdy vlastní. Catena Alta Malbec je víno tmavě fialové barvy s vůní zralých ostružin a vanilky. Je to plné, kulaté víno, které do Vás vstoupí jemně a v závěru zanechá dlouhotrvající sladkou a ...
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Shows a saturated dark violet color. The nose offers freshly ground, ripe berry fruits with layers of wild flowers, mocha and tobacco. The mouthfeel is full with excellent weight and concentration with a soft and silky texture. The mid palate offers rich cassis and black currant fruit flavors interwoven with hints of chocolate, vanilla and black pepper. It finishes with a wonderful minerality, finely grained tannins and lively acidity.
Deep red. Classy, Medoc-like aromas of smoky currant, licorice, flowers and graphite. Intensely flavored and rather powerful, with a strong acid spine currently keeping the dark berry and saline flavors under wraps. Finishes with building tannins that will require patience. This represents a blend of four different vineyards, including a high percentage from Altamira and Nicasia.
Ripened to a decadent richness, this is focused on sweet black fruit flavor and exotic spicy aromas. It feels huge, with a concentration of black cherry fruit, its syrup-like texture tamed by acidity. Blended from several vineyards in the Uco Valley and Luján de Cuyo, this is finely crafted in an international style.
The 2010 Catena Alta Malbec is composed with fruit from Angelica, La Piramide, Nicasia and Adrianna and there was about 30–40% whole-cluster fermentation with a pinch of Viognier and Cabernet Franc. As with many others, the fruit from four different vineyards created different lots from different stages of harvests and different fermentation methods. A pure exercise of blending a selection of available wines from this painstaking working method. It feels riper than the Alta Cabernet, quite dark, with aromas of ripe plums, blackberries and a touch of spices, but with air the nose comes back with a strong violet note. It is medium-bodied, with good acidity, clean and pungent flavors, ending long and supple. Excellent. Drink 2014–2020.
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Dietary Information: Kosher
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