Salentein Primus Chardonnay

Salentein Primus Chardonnay

Salentein Primus Malbec

Salentein Primus Malbec is available to buy in increments of 6

Salentein Primus Malbec 

Salentein Primus Malbec is a beautiful Argentinian Malbec wine from Bodegas Salentein from the Salentein Primus range. The vineyards are located in the heart of Alto Vale de Uco, Argentina, over 1300 meters above sea level and are over 30 years old. The soil consists of coarse rock, which provides perfect water drainage. The nights are cool and the days sunny and warm resulting in concentrated fruity wines with a nice acidity and ripe tannin. All this gives the wine its unique characteristics. The grapes come from the famous El Portillo Estate.

The grapes for this wine are hand-picked and crushed very carefully. The temperature is kept as low as possible during fermentation. Furthermore, 14 months aging in new French oak and 1 year in bottle. An inky, black red wine with an intense aroma of black currants, blackberries, vanilla, tobacco and spices. In the taste black plums and black currants. The finish is very long and powerful with lots of compact fruit.

Wine - Food pairing

Suitable for haute cuisine, based on red meats and good seasoning.

Salentein Primus Malbec

Salentein Primus Malbec is a delicious red wine from the Valle de Uco, Tunuyán, Mendoza region Argentina. This wine is made from Malbec grapes.

Recommended serving temperature between 16°C and 18°C.

Bodegas Salentein

Located in the heart of Argentina's Mendoza wine region, Bodegas Salentein is known worldwide for its excellent wines and breathtaking architecture. Founded in 1992 by Dutch businessman Mijndert Pon, Salentein has positioned itself as a leading producer of premium Argentine wines. Salentein's vineyards extend over more than 2,000 hectares, where high-quality grapes such as Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Chardonnay thrive in the favorable climate and fertile soil.

One of the most striking features of Bodegas Salentein is the architecture of the winery itself. Designed by renowned architect Mario Day Arenas, the complex harmoniously combines traditional European and modern South American architectural elements. The winery is an architectural masterpiece, with its striking round shapes and pointed towers reflecting the surrounding Andes mountains.

In addition to producing excellent wines, Salentein also has a strong commitment to sustainability and environmental awareness. The vineyards are managed with respect for the land and the environment, with practices such as organic farming and water-saving techniques. These efforts contribute not only to the quality of the wines, but also to the preservation of the region's unique terroir for future generations.

With a combination of craftsmanship, innovation and a deep-rooted commitment to quality, Bodegas Salentein has carved out a prominent place in the world of Argentine wine. From its beautiful wines to its architectural splendor and sustainability efforts, Salentein remains a symbol of excellence and authenticity in the South American wine industry.

More Information
Product Salentein Primus Malbec
Country Argentina
Producer - Brand Bodegas Salentein
Type of wine Red
Region Valle de Uco
Grape variety Malbec
Price per bottle €43.95
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