Valcosta Guala Bonarda Argentinian WineValcosta Guala Bonarda Argentinian Wine IWSC Bronze 2013

Valcosta Guala Bonarda

Price

£ 9.95

Description

A nicely balanced Bonarda from Valcosta Estate; ripe fruit with a touch of spice and plenty of backbone giving intensity and persistency in the mouth. A great alternative to Malbec, slightly more savoury perhaps and a great match for red meat, pasta, pizza, cheese, ham, salami etc

The Guala range embraces the strength of the dinosaurs whose fossils are found in the nearby Ischigualasto national park. Simple and entertaining yet elegant at the same time these varietal wines represent the ancient inhabitants of the valley. Made with the innovative consumer in mind; young, bold and full of attitude they display the same attributes as the San Juan region where they are crafted.

Vintage 2012
Grape Bonarda 100%
Region San Juan - 25 de Mayo
Elevation 850m
Alcohol 14.0%m
Acidity 5.32g/l
Residual Sugar 5.0g/l
Ageing 8-9 months - 30% American 70% French Oak
Drinking Next 3 to 5 years

Tasting notes:

Colour = Intense ruby red with hints of violet.
Aroma = Ripe red fruits, blackcurrant, spice.
Taste = Balanced fruit and savoury spice, well-structured tannins give an intense finish.
Food = Perfect with a Sunday roast or Summer BBQ, pasta dishes, hams, salami, and cheese.

Awards:

Bronze Medal International Wine and Spirit Competition 2013

Please visit the Valcosta profile page to learn more about the company and their wines:

Valcosta Estate Profile

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