A full bodied premium Malbec from Valcosta Estates' high altitude vineyards in the Pedernal Valley; jammy fruit with soft spices spice and bright acidity. Treat yourself to a few bottles for drinking now and a few more to lay down as this wine is likley to develop further in the bottle.
"Sophistication and dedication come together in this supreme wine, Pétreo from Valcosta Estate is the unexpected sensation of embracing a treasured moment. Challenge yourself to a different journey."
Grape Malbec 100%
Region San Juan - Valle de Pedernal
Residual Sugar 3.06g/l
Ageing 12-14 months in oak barrels; 20% American 80% French
Drinking Next 5 to 8 years
Colour = Deep intense purple.
Aroma = Ripe red fruits and soft warm spices.
Taste = Full bodied with jammy fruit, silky tannins, bright acidity, balanced & persistent finish.
Food = Roast rib of beef, chargrilled steak, lamb, game, rich pasta dishes and cheese.
Bronze medal Argentina Wine Awards 2013
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