Appellation Altamira Malbec

Top 8% wine in the UK

Medium-body red
Blend: 100% Malbec

From: Argentina, Paraje Altamira AO
By: Altos Las Hormigas

Year:  2014
ABV:  14.5%
SIZE:  75cl
CORK:  Natural
Cellar
Organic not certified
Lightly filtered
18 months in oak
Vegan
Very high altitude
Marl & Gravel
Native yeasts
Taste
Colour : Medium purple
Alcohol : Pronounced
Fruit : Intense
Tannin : Smooth
Acidity : Mild
Body : Medium
Bouquet
Red cherry
Raspberry
Thyme
Sweet tobacco
Chocolate
Food Match
Veggies
Charcuterie
Beef & lamb
Pork
Poultry
Cheese strong
Chinese
Indian
BBQ & roast
£34.45 including VAT

DESCRIPTION:

Altos Las Hormigas was founded by ‘youthful interlopers’ who wanted to create a more elegant style of Malbec. They are now one of Argentina’s leading producers of this ever popular red. Altamira Malbec is a fresh, delicate wine made from grapes that have been meticulously selected, fermented for fifteen days and aged in untoasted foudres for eighteen months.

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