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.
Suitable for haute cuisine, based on red meats and good seasoning.
Salentein Primus Malbec is a delicious red wine from the Valle de Uco, Tunuyán, Mendoza region Argentina. This wine is made from Malbec grapes.
The goal of Bodegas Salentein is clear: to produce first-rate wines, committed with the earth where they come from. During its preparation, Salentein respects nature and, at the same time, takes part in the life of the area’s community, because the people become an essential component that reflects in the wine expression.
|Product||Salentein Primus Malbec|
|Producer - Brand||Bodegas Salentein|
|Type of wine||Red|
|Region||Valle de Uco|
|Price per bottle||€43.95|