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Semillita_Malbec

Atamisqué ‘Semillita del Sur’ Malbec

£18.50 / per bottle

Tasting Notes

Like the rest of this series of wines made for us by Atamisqué, this wine is made without oak. The idea is to show Purity of fruit. Fresh black fruits and Wild flowers on the nose, with crunchy and juicy fruits in the mouth. This is as close you will get to tasting Uco Valley Malbec in its purest form.

At a Glance

Grape

Malbec

Colour

Red

ABV

14.5

Country

Argentina

Winery

Atamisque

Winemaker

Philippe Caraguel

Year Made

2017

Tupungato, Uco Valley, Mendoza

A 45 minute drive from Lujan de Cuyo, turning left onto the famous ‘Picada’ road which takes you over the pre-Cordillera and drops you down into the beautiful Uco Valley. This valley is divided into 3 regions, with many Sub regions. Tupungato is the most Northerly sub region of Uco Valley and is cool and high in altitude, with the highest vineyards in Mendoza. Great for white wines, especially Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc, but also red cool climate grapes, especially Cabernet Franc and Malbec, with Cabernet Sauvignon defying those critics that say it is too cold for this varietal. The wines from here tend to be fresh, high in acidity and laden with red and black fruits. An outstanding area, with mostly alluvial soils and a lot of variation between micro-regions.

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