Piedra Negra Gran Malbec

 

Piedra Negra Gran Malbec


VARIETAL: 100% Malbec.
VINEYARDS: Most of the Argentinian Malbec comes from Agrelo in the north of Mendoza and from La Consulta that is situated in the South of the Uco Valley. The French Malbec, ‘Cot’, comes from our vineyard Chacayes.
​AGEING: Ageing for 15 months in French oak barrel (225 Litres) with regular racking (50 % new barrel, 50 % first wine barrel).

 

Tasting Notes


Intense purple red colour. On the attack, red fruits’ notes as plums and berries can be tasted. Then, they mix with coffee and vanilla notes coming from the wood. Voluminous, fruity with violet notes. Elegant tannins, the soft notes of the wood can be perceived and it has a persistent ending.

SUGGESTION: Mature cheeses, Bayonne ham, estouffade of wild boar, lamb mechoui, red meat dishes and pasta

 

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