Sierra de los Sueños Malbec 2017
Variety: 100% Malbec
Region: Tupungato Valle de Uco, Mendoza.
Floral and spicy nose, black fruit and supple tannin structure, great minerality and freshness with an elegant precise finish and subtle oak.
Climate & Soil
The region has mild weather, winters are harsh and summers are warm with cool nights
Average temperature: 14°C
Altitude: from 850 to almost 1700 masl at the foothill.
Summer rainfall: Gualtallary: 83mm and Altamira 250mm.
Highest temperature in summer:29 °C.
Soil type composed of white calcareous stone and gravels.
The grapes were harvested in selected blocks between the 2nd and 8th of April. The harvest was conducted manually in small bins.
The alcoholic fermentation and extended maceration on skins was carried for 20 days in small tanks.The wine was then aged in French oak barrels for 12 months with gentle racking.
Alcohol: 13.5% Vol.
pH: 3.6 g/l
Total Acidity: 5.1 g/l (Tartaric Acid)
Residual Sugar: 1 g/l