Altos Las Hormigas

Malbec 'Reserve'

Malbec, 'Reserve', Altos Las Hormigas

Malbec, 'Reserve', Altos Las Hormigas
  • 100% Malbec
  • 20% come from vineyards in the alluvial deposits of the Tunuyán River in Paraje Altamira, and 80% come from the high and alluvial zone of Gualtallary
  • Medium and large gravels, which are covered with calcium carbonate paste, which contributes to the structure, texture and finish of the wine
  • Hand harvested with careful bunch selection
  • Fermented at 28ºC, with very careful pigeages in order to obtain optimum extraction
  • Indigenous yeast
  • 18 months in 3,500L in untoasted French oak foudres, while 25% was aged in concrete pools with no epoxy
  • Aged for a further 12 months in bottle
 

Info

Vintage:
2020
Country:
Argentina
Region:
Mendoza
Appellation:
Valle de Uco
Variety:
Malbec
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle AR-ALH-11-20 12/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
93
Date
2022-11-30
Vinous Media
Score
92
Date
2022-11-03

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