Grapes: 100% Cabernet Franc
Vineyard: Bodega del Fin del Mundo in Patagonia, Argentina is surrounded by a barren desert. 870 hectares of extremely healthy vineyards in the Patagonian desert on soils of sand and stone and rocks. The vineyards were planted from 1999. Through pressure irrigation with water from the Neuquén river, a river consisting of melt water from the Andes mountains, the poor soils are fed. A temperature difference of more than 20 ° C between day and night; modern technology, use of the spectacular Patagonian terroir, everything is there to satisfy the drive for quality. The harvest takes place in the months of February to April. Intense sun rays on the almost clear sky ensure a perfect ripening of the grapes. Low humidity and scarce rainfall keep the vineyard exceptionally healthy. Grapes with a very good balance that give color, acidity, aromas and structure to the wines. Wines with a personality and consistent style.
Vinification: Manual harvest. All the grapes come from 1 vineyard. Peel maceration for 31 days with permanent temperature control. Complete malolactic fermentation. Further maturing for 18 months in French and American oak barrels.
Tasting notes: This wine has an intense ruby red color. In the nose intense aromas of red fruit, blueberries, cassis and black currants. There are also smoked keys in the nose. The onset in the mouth is soft with spicy flavors and notes of coconut and tobacco. The wine has a pleasant aftertaste and a long length.
Food pairing: An ideal companion for red meat, grilled meat or a charcuterie dish.
Packaging: Europallets 100 X 6 X 75cl